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Vessel fragments

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Basakheren
405–404 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, tomb 17

Accession Number

17-3-405

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Eight pieces of a fine very thin-walled bottle, one piece preserving the upper part, including both lugs and the flared rim. Four of the other pieces are fitted, in pairs.

Provenance

From Nuri 17; 1917 Excavated by the Harvard University-MFA Boston Expedition, March 1919.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition