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Fragments of a stone vessel

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Nastasen
335–315 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XV, stairs

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 7.2 x 4.4 x 0.4 cm (2 13/16 x 1 3/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

17-2-1870

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Two joined fragments of an alabaster vessel.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XV (Nastasen), stairs. 1917: 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