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Vessel fragments

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Anlamani (?)
632–593 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, tomb 21 B

Dimensions

Height x length: 6.3 x 11.7 cm (2 1/2 x 4 5/8 in.) Height x length: 7 x 2.8 cm (2 3/4 x 1 1/8 in.) Height x length: 2.4 x 6.6 cm (15/16 x 2 5/8 in.) Height x length: 8 x 2 cm (3 1/8 x 13/16 in.) Height x length: 2.7 x 8 cm (1 1/16 x 3 1/8 in.) Height x length: 3.5 x 11 cm (1 3/8 x 4 5/16 in.) Height x length: 5.8 x 10.3 cm (2 5/16 x 4 1/16 in.) Height x length: 3.6 x 13.6 cm (1 7/16 x 5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

17-1-697a

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Nine pieces of a straight-sided thin-walled vessel. Six of these join . Number noted on bag as being incorrect, 17-2-382, is not found on the object itself. Found in box BNS 313.

Provenance

From Nuri 21 B; 1917 Excavated by the Harvard University-MFA Boston Expedition, March 1919.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition