Boxes for bed legs

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Taharqa
690–664 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, El-Kurru, Tomb 4

Accession Number

19.2366

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment

Two large rectangular basins or boxes with thick walls and deep openings.

Provenance

El-Kurru, chamber in tomb of Queen Khensa (Kurru 4). 1919, excavated by the Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the Sudanese government .

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition