Vessel fragment

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Shebitka–Tanwetamani
698–653 B.C.


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

Dimensions

Thickness: approximately 1.5 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.1943

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Body fragment of a thick-walled vessel with a handle.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, pyramid 5. 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