Fragment of a faience vessel

Nubian
Early Napatan Period
780–760 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid XXIII filling debris

Dimensions

Thickness: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.2112

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Rim fragment decorated with black lines.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, Ku. 23 (filling debris). 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.

(Accession date: January 7, 2005)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition