Fragment of a stone vessel
Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Ku 53
Overall: 2 x 4 x 7 cm (13/16 x 1 9/16 x 2 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Fragment of an alabaster vessel.
From el-Kurru, Ku 53 (tomb of queen Tabiry). 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition