Fragments of a ceramic vessel

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid IV (Queen Khensa)

Dimensions

Diameter (approximate) x thickness: 11 x 0.3-0.5 cm (4 5/16 x 1/8-3/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.2339

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Several fragments of a spherical black ware bottle with a narrow neck.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, pyramid IV (Queen Khensa). 1919: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition