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Fragments of a stone vessel

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Aspelta
593–568 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXVII, room B

Dimensions

Length x width: 5 x 3.3 cm (1 15/16 x 1 5/16 in.) Length x width: 5 x 2.3 cm (1 15/16 x 7/8 in.) Length x width: 3.9 x 2 cm (1 9/16 x 13/16 in.) Length x width: 2.7 x 2.5 cm (1 1/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

18-3-146

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Four fragments of an alabaster vessel.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XXVII (Madiken), room B. 1918: 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