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Spout from a bronze vessel

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Anlamani (?)
632–593 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXI, stairs

Dimensions

Length x diameter: 12.2 x 0.7-5.1 cm (4 13/16 x 1/4-2 in.)

Accession Number

17-1-555

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Double-rimmed spout with an ornament (uraeus?) on one side; tapers to a narrow opening.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XXI, stairs. 1917: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition