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Fragments of an alabaster (calcite) vessel

Nubian
Kerma (?)


Findspot: Nubia, Kerma, 2900X

Dimensions

Overall: 3 x 27 x 9.5 cm (1 3/16 x 10 5/8 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

14.1398

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Five fragments of different alabaster vessels. Two of the fragments are from a thick walled vessel. One of the fragments has a small portion of the neck remaining.

Provenance

From Kerma 2900X; Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition;

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition