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Fragment of a ceramic vessel

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Nastasen
335–315 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, South of Pyramid XV

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 7.4 x 5.1 x 1.7 cm (2 15/16 x 2 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

17-1-772

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Rim fragment; the inside has incised vertical lines with various dots between them.

Provenance

From Nuri, south of pyramid XV (Nastasen). 1917: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition