Fragment of a jar
Napatan Period, reign of Kashta
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid 8
Overall: 4.5 x 6.5 x 8 cm (1 3/4 x 2 9/16 x 3 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
One piece of a vessel, preserving part of a handle.
From el-Kurru, pyramid 8 (Tomb of Kashta). 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)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition