Slender shouldered jar with pointed base

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Analmaaye
542–538 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 18

Dimensions

Height: 18.3 cm (7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.859

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 18 (tomb of Analmaaye). 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 Sudan.

(Accession date: March 1, 1921)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition