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Vessel fragments

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Shabaka
712–698 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kurru, tomb 15

Dimensions

Overall: 5 x 110 x 67 cm (1 15/16 x 43 5/16 x 26 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.1944

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

59 fragments stored in 5 large bags.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, pyramid 15 (tomb of Shabaka). 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