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Fragments of vessels

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Nastasen
335–315 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XV, room A

Dimensions

Length: 3.2 and 5.9 cm (1 1/4 and 2 5/16 in.) Thickness: 0.6 and 0.65 cm (1/4 in.)

Accession Number

17-2-1931

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Two fragments of two vessels.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XV (Nastasen), room A. 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