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Fragments of an inscribed vessel

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Atlanersa
653–643 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XX, stairs

Accession Number

17-1-1026

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Two pieces of a wheel-made ceramic vessel with a hieratic inscription in black ink.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XX (Atlanersa), stairs. 1917: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition