Findspot: Nubia, Semna
Length x width: 4.5 x 4.6 cm (1 3/4 x 1 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
This vessel fragment bears part of a vertical hieroglyphic inscription filled wih black color, now partly gone. It may contain a reference to the goddess Hathor.
From Semna ramparts, east of South Gate. 1924: 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.
(Accession date: January 14, 2005)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition