Fragments of a red ware vessel

Nubian
Early Napatan Period
800–780 B.C.


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

Dimensions

Thickness: 1 cm (3/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.2044

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Two fragments of red ware, decorated with alternating bands of red and brown.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, Ku. 9 (enclosure debris). 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 7, 2005)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition