Vase

Nubian
Napatan Period


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: L 0.158

Accession Number

24.889

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Alabaster. In form of gazelle bound for sacrifice. Head missing. Disc at rear end cut out and cemented back.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe, Tomb W 609, No. 3 [Excav. date] Mar. 1923

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition