Fragments of a scoop

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


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

Dimensions

Length (approximate) x thickness: 18 x 3 cm (7 1/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.1951

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Household

Four joining fragments of a scoop with black fabric and red surface.

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