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Alabaster bowl fragments

Nubian
Kerma


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 1631 x

Dimensions

Diameter (approximately): 12.4 cm (4 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1166a-d

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Crystaline alabaster, hemispherical, in four fragments, incomplete.

Provenance

From Kerma, 1631 x. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan; 1920: received by the MFA.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition