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Vessel fragments

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Harsiyotef
404–396 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, tomb 44

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 5.5 x 3.4 cm (2 3/16 x 1 5/16 in.) Height x length: 5.8 x 3.2 cm (2 5/16 x 1 1/4 in.) Height x length: 6 x 2.3 cm (2 3/8 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

17-4-85

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Three fitted pieces, two joined, of the top of a thin-walled vase preserving the flared rim and one lug.

Provenance

From Nuri 44; 1917 Excavated by the Harvard University-MFA Boston Expedition, March 1919.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition