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Vessel fragment

Egyptian
Middle to New Kingdom, reigns of Senwosret III to Amenhotep II
1878–1400 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Uronarti, Room 71

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 3.5 x 3.9 x 1.5 cm (1 3/8 x 1 9/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1730

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Blue glazed on inner and outer surfaces, outer is decorated with arching black lines, the inner with crosshatching and arching black lines.

Provenance

From Nubia, Uronarti, Room 71. 1928: 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