Alabastron

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Shebitka (?)
698–690 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, tomb 72

Accession Number

19.2787

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small fine vase, top part broken into many pieces, held currently inside the object.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, tomb 72. [Excav. date] March 1919 Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition;

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition