Fragments of an alabaster vessel
Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Tomb 17
Overall: 2.5 x 13.5 x 4 cm (1 x 5 5/16 x 1 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Four pieces of a vessel, preserving part of the flared rim.
From el-Kurru, Ku 17 (tomb of Piankhy). 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition