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Vessel fragments

Nubian
Napatan Period


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, tomb 43

Dimensions

Length x width: 8.4 x 3.7 cm (3 5/16 x 1 7/16 in.) Length x width: 8.4 x 2.3 cm (3 5/16 x 7/8 in.) Length x width: 5.4 x 1.2 cm (2 1/8 x 1/2 in.) Length x width: 4.5 x 1.7 cm (1 3/4 x 11/16 in.) Length x width: 3.6 x 1.1 cm (1 7/16 x 7/16 in.) Length x width: 4.2 x 1.6 cm (1 5/8 x 5/8 in.) Length x width: 3.7 x 1.8 cm (1 7/16 x 11/16 in.) Length x width: 2.8 x 1.2 cm (1 1/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

17-12-54

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Seven pieces of a thin walled straight-sided vessel. As of 8/15/13 there are 8 fragments.

Provenance

From Nuri 43; 1917 Excavated by the Harvard University-MFA Boston Expedition, March 1919.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition