Bowl

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)
743–712 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid 17

Dimensions

Diameter: 15.7 cm (6 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.2015

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Bowl with egg-shaped opening, bent.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, Ku 17 (tomb of Piankhy). 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition