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Fragment of a faience vessel

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Akhratan
353–340 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXXVII, room A

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 4 x 1.7 x 0.4 cm (1 9/16 x 11/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

17-3-24

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Curved fragment of a blue faience vessel.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XXXVII, room A. 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