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Vessel fragment

Nubian
Early Napatan Period
840–820 B.C.


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

Dimensions

Length x width: 22.7 x 13.5 cm (8 15/16 x 5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.11765

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment with painted black decoration showing two human figures facing each other with arms raised.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, Ku. 19. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition