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Fragment of a vessel

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


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, Kurru, tomb 4

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 5.5 x 6.5 cm (3/8 x 2 3/16 x 2 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.2030

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One piece of a vessel. Overwrite of field numer, in pencil 19-2-38, is incorrect.

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