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Fragments of a vessel

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Tanwetamani
664–653 B.C.


Findspot: Kurru, Nubia, (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 2 x 12 x 5 cm (13/16 x 4 3/4 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.1872

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Four pieces of a vessel, one piece preserving part of a handle. Accompanied by a note written in Arabic.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, Ku. 16 (tomb of Tanwetamani). 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