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Rectangular tablet from a foundation deposit.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid VII, southwest foundation deposit. 1917: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Karkamani, 519–510 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

17-4-494

Medium or Technique

Amazonite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits