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Vessel body fragments

Nubian
about 690–664 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid 4

Dimensions

Length x width: 6.9 x 8.1 cm (2 11/16 x 3 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.2376

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragments of apparently spherical alabaster vessel with band of inscription around belly. (Goes with 19-3-567)

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, Pyramid 4. 1919: 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