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Stone vessel fragments

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Shabaka
712–698 B.C.


Findspot: el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 x 8 x 6 cm (9/16 x 3 1/8 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.1792

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Two fragments of two alabaster vessels.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, pyramid 15 (tomb of king Shabaka). 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition