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Thin bronze tablet

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A small rectangular tablet; unmarked.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 47 (Queen unknown), northwest foundation deposit. 1918: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Amanastabarqa, 510–487 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Overall: 1.7cm (11/16in.)

Accession Number

18-2-509

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits