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Fragment of a stone vessel

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Shebitka–Tanwetamani
698–653 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid VI

Dimensions

Length x thickness: 10.4 x 2 cm (4 1/8 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.1902

Medium or Technique

Granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment of a gray granite vessel.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, pyramid 6; 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