Fragment of a faience vessel

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)–Taharqa
747–716 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid IV (Queen Khensa)

Accession Number

19.2013

Medium or Technique

Faience or Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Vessel fragment; blue glaze on both sides.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, Ku 4 (tomb of Queen Khensa). 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