Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 25 (Queen(?) Maletaral II)
Overall: 6.3 x 14.7 cm (2 1/2 x 5 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is a somewhat wide, shallow hemispherical bowl that is treated with a thick red slip on both interior and exterior surfaces.
From Nuri, Pyramid 25 (tomb of Queen(?) Maletaral II). 1917: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of the Sudan.
(Accession Date: September 1, 2006)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition