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Vessel fragment

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, Under Taharqa Temple, room M

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 6.8 x 5.5 x 0.7 cm (2 11/16 x 2 3/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

29.1171

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Two fragments of a green glazed bowl. Decorated with dark blue lines. Inside: gazelle and papyrus plants. Outside: lotus petals.

Provenance

From Nubia, Semna, Under Taharqa Temple, room M. January, 1928: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan; 1929: accessioned by the MFA.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition