Vessel

Nubian
Napatan Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 12

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 27.9 x 15.4 cm (11 x 6 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

18-4-252

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Pot, large with 2 holes for detachable handle; flat base. Bent at rim and broken.

Provenance

From Nuri, Pyramid 12, NE corner. 1918: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition