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Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Tanutamani
664–653 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

46 x 53 x 14 cm (18 1/8 x 20 7/8 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.3232

Medium or Technique

Stone, ferricrete?

Out on Loan

On display at National Center of Afro-American Artists, Inc., since February 23, 1994

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects

Ferricrete? Rectangular with spout. Bordering incised hieroglyphic inscription including cartouche of TANUTAMANI. In relief in field, vases, flowers, loaves, etc. om a hetep sign.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From El-Kurru: Pyr. XVI.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition