Fragments of an alabaster vessel
Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)
Findspot: el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)
Overall: 2 x 54 x 7 cm (13/16 x 21 1/4 x 2 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
17 fragments of an alabaster vessel with a bulbous body.
From Nubia (Sudan) 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