Napatan Period, reign of Shebitka
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid 5
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This large shouldered jar of light red ware has a tall, narrow mouth, rilled, pointed base and two vertical handles at the shoulder.
From el-Kurru, pyramid 5 (tomb of Queen Qalhata). 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.
(Accession Date: May 19, 2006)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition