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Fragment of a vessel

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, tomb 6

Dimensions

Overall: 5.5 x 9.5 x 16 cm (2 3/16 x 3 3/4 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.1901

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One large fragment of a very thick-walled 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