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Alabaster vessel fragment

Nubian or Egyptian
Kerma


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 79 X

Dimensions

Overall: 2 x 5 x 7 cm (13/16 x 1 15/16 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-1135

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One alabaster vessel fragment with a portion of rolled rim and neck remaining.

Provenance

From Kerma, 79 X. 1916: 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