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Alabaster vessel fragment

Nubian or Egyptian
Kerma


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 1804 X

Dimensions

Overall: 6 x 4 x 3 cm (2 3/8 x 1 9/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1142

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One alabaster jar fragment. A portion of the base and body remaining.

Provenance

From Kerma, 1804 X. 1914:excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition