Rim from a jar
Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)
Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Kurru, Ku 53
Legacy dimension: D. 0.131
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster. Rim and shoulder of vase separately made. Lower part missing. Perfect.
From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, Ku 53 (tomb of Queen Tabiry).1919: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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition