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Vessel fragments

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Aramatelka
568–555 B.C.


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

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 6 x 9.2 cm (2 3/8 x 3 5/8 in.) Height x length: 3.4 x 6.8 cm (1 5/16 x 2 11/16 in.) Height x length: 3.3 x 5.4 cm (1 5/16 x 2 1/8 in.) Height x length: 4.4 x 5 cm (1 3/4 x 1 15/16 in.) Height x length: 2.1 x 4.7 cm (13/16 x 1 7/8 in.) Height x length: 2.8 x 3.2 cm (1 1/8 x 1 1/4 in.) Height x length: 1.5 x 2 cm (9/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

17-1-200

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Seven pieces of a vessel, one preserving the rounded bottom and another part of a false lug handle.

Provenance

From Nuri 9; 1917 Excavated by the Harvard University-MFA Boston Expedition, March 1919.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition