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Fragment of a vessel

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid VI, room A

Dimensions

Thickness: 1.3 cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

19.1954

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Sherd of red ware.

Provenance

From 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