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Fragment of a stone vessel

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Tanwetamani–Atlanersa
664–643 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid 61, A

Dimensions

Height x diameter (approximate): 1.6 x 4.6 cm (5/8 x 1 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

18-4-528

Medium or Technique

Quartzite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Rim and neck fragment of a quartzite jug.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, pyramid 61 (tomb of an unidentified queen). 1918: 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