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Fragments of a stone vessel

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Malonaqen
probably 555–542 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XLV, entrance

Dimensions

Length x width: 4.3 x 2.8 cm (1 11/16 x 1 1/8 in.) Length x width: 3.9 x 2.6 cm (1 9/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

18-2-147

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Two fragments of a small vessel.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XLV (Tagtal?), entrance. 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