Fragment of a vessel

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Taharqa
690–664 B.C.


Object Place: Kurru, Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Overall: 3 x 5 x 7 cm (1 3/16 x 1 15/16 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

19.2377

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One piece of a small shoulder jar preserving one lug handle.

Provenance

From Nubia, El-Kurru. 1919: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over.

Findspot Information: From El-Kurru, Pyr. IV. [Excav. date] March 1919 Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition