Fragment of a vessel
Napatan Period, reign of Shabaka
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Tomb 15
Overall: 4 x 5 x 4 cm (1 9/16 x 1 15/16 x 1 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
One piece of a thick-walled vessel preserving part of the top slope.
From el-Kurru, pyramid 15 (tomb of king Shabaka). 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