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Fragments of vessels

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Malewiebamani
463–435 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XI, room B

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 2.5 x 4.4 cm (1 x 1 3/4 in.) Height x length: 1.2 x 4 cm (1/2 x 1 9/16 in.) Height x length: 2.5 x 5.1 cm (1 x 2 in.)

Accession Number

17-1-713

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Three fragments of stone vessels, including a wide, flat rim fragment.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XI (Malewiebamani), room B. 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