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Bowl-shaped vessel

Nubian
Napatan Period


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, grave 501

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 15 x 10.4 cm (5 7/8 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

17-4-91

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Deep steep-sided bowl, possibly cut down from a taller vase. Missing a sherd from the rim.

Provenance

From Nuri 501; 1917: Excavated by the Harvard University-MFA Boston Expedition, March 1919.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition