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Fragments of a bowl

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Kashta
750–743 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid 8

Dimensions

Overall: 3 x 6 x 7.5 cm (1 3/16 x 2 3/8 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.1821

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One piece of a shallow bowl, preserving section of rim.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, Ku. 8 (Tomb of Kashta). 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.

(Accession date: January 5, 2005)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition