Alabastron

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Karkamani
519–510 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, tomb 7

Accession Number

17-1-284

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small vase. Wear on exterior, one lug is broken and neck and straight rim is chipped. Decorative relief details around lugs.

Provenance

From Nuri 7; 1917 Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition