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Two alabaster rim fragments

Nubian or Egyptian
Kerma


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 1620 X

Dimensions

Overall: 2 x 8 x 3 cm (13/16 x 3 1/8 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1257

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Two alabaster vessel fragments. One with a flat rim and one with a plain rim.

Provenance

From Kerma, 1620 X. 1914: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