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Fragment of a stone vessel

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Shebitka
698–690 B.C.


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

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 x 5 x 4 cm (9/16 x 1 15/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.1981

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One body fragment from an alabaster vessel.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, pyramid V. 1919: 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