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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: 8.9 x 9.8 cm (3 1/2 x 3 7/8 in.) Height x length: 2.9 x 5.6 cm (1 1/8 x 2 3/16 in.) Height x length: 5.4 x 2.3 cm (2 1/8 x 7/8 in.) Height x length: 2.9 x 3.1 cm (1 1/8 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

17-2-115

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Four pieces of a vessel, one preserving most of the rounded base.

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