Fragments of an inscribed stone vessel
Napatan Period, reign of Aramatelka
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXXVIII, stairs in front of door-block
Overall: 1cm (3/8in.) Length x width (inscribed fragment): 12.4 x 5.3 cm (4 7/8 x 2 1/16 in.) Length x width (uninscribed fragment): 9.7 x 5.1 cm (3 13/16 x 2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Two fragments of a travertine vessel. One is inscribed with vertical columns of hieroglyphs, including a cartouche.
From Nuri, pyramid XXXVIII (Akheqa), stairs in front of door-block. 1917: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition