Object Place: Sudan, Nubia
Legacy dimension: H. .159 D. .066
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster; prominent horizontal veining; two knob handles on shoulders, one incomplete. Broken and mended, incomplete.
From Nubia, Nuri. 1920: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over.
Findspot Information: From Pyramid VIII at Nuri, the Tomb of Aspelta.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition