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Vessel fragments

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


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, tomb 17

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 1.3 x 4.5 cm (1/2 x 1 3/4 in.) Length x width: 5 x 2.1 cm (1 15/16 x 13/16 in.) Length x width: 4 x 1.9 cm (1 9/16 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

17-3-412

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Three pieces of a very thin-walled vessel, one piece preserving most of the flared rim.

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