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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 18 (Shebitku)

Dimensions

Length x thickness: 3.5 x 0.4 cm (1 3/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.2483

Medium or Technique

Quartzite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment of a quartzite vessel.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, pyramid 18 (Shebitku). 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