Base of a large jar
Napatan Period, reign of Tanwetamani
Findspot: el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)
Preserved height: 27 cm (10 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Base of a large, alabaster, round-bottomed jar.
From el-Kurru, pyramid 6 (tomb of Queen Arty), stairs. 1919: 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition