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Vessel fragments

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


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, tomb 6

Dimensions

Height x length: 5.2 x 6.5 cm (2 1/16 x 2 9/16 in.) Height x length: 5.4 x 6.4 cm (2 1/8 x 2 1/2 in.) Height x length: 5.9 x 6 cm (2 5/16 x 2 3/8 in.) Height x length: 4.8 x 4.3 cm (1 7/8 x 1 11/16 in.) Height x length: 3.1 x 4 cm (1 1/4 x 1 9/16 in.) Height x length: 3.5 x 4.2 cm (1 3/8 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

17-1-948

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Many worn pieces of a vessel, some preserving sections of the flared rim and one showing a lug handle decorated with black paint.

Provenance

From Nuri 6; 1917 Excavated by the Harvard University-MFA Boston Expedition, March 1919.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition