Requires Photography

Fragments of a vessel

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Shabaka
712–698 B.C.


Object Place: el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 19 x 9 cm (1 9/16 x 7 1/2 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.2762

Medium or Technique

Quartz crystal

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Three pieces of a small shoulder vase, one preserving part of the rim and a second piece showing a lug handle.

Rim is plain and everted. Lug handle is pierced.

Arabic note found with 19-3-1489 and 19-3-1490. Placed with 19-3-1490 on October 6, 2004.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, tomb 62; 1919 Excavated by the Harvard University-MFA Boston Expedition, March 1919.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition