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Vessel fragment

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Aspelta
593–568 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 58, Room A

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 3.0 x 5.1 x 1.1 cm (1 3/16 x 2 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

18-2-12

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment of alabaster vessel with spreading rim.

Provenance

From Nuri, Pyramid 58 (Queen Artaha), Room A. 1918: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition