Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Ku 53
Legacy dimension: D. 0.117 H. 0.204
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster. Body of pointed bottomed vase. The top edge is a dressed joint. Broken and mended. Currently in 11 pieces.
From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, Ku 53 (tomb of Queen Tabiry).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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition