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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: 10 x 14.1 cm (3 15/16 x 5 9/16 in.) Height x length: 8.7 x 15.4 cm (3 7/16 x 6 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

17-1-697e

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Two large joining pieces of a white calcite shoulder vase preserving a section of the flared rim.

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