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Vessel fragments

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Senkamanisken
643–623 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, tomb 3

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 4.5 x 9.2 cm (1 3/4 x 3 5/8 in.) Height x diameter: 5.9 x 6.3 cm (2 5/16 x 2 1/2 in.) Height x length: 10 x 4.2 cm (3 15/16 x 1 5/8 in.) Height x length: 5.5 x 6.4 cm (2 3/16 x 2 1/2 in.) Height x length: 7.2 x 2.4 cm (2 13/16 x 15/16 in.) Height x length: 5.9 x 5 cm (2 5/16 x 1 15/16 in.) Height x length: 5 x 5.4 cm (1 15/16 x 2 1/8 in.) Height x length: 1.7 x 7.3 cm (11/16 x 2 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

17-2-91

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Eight pieces of a vase, one preserving the rounded base, while another shows part of the neck and rim.

Provenance

From Nuri 3; 1917 Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition