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Jar fragment with cartouche of Senwosret I

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12, reign of Senwosret I
1971–1926 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 1804 X

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. .130

Accession Number

20.1177

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Alabaster. Side and rim of a cylinder jar, bearing incised cartouche of Senwosret I.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma. 1920: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Findspot Information: From Kerma 1804 X, January 1914.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition