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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 length: 10.6 x 7.4 cm (4 3/16 x 2 15/16 in.) Height x length: 7.8 x 4.2 cm (3 1/16 x 1 5/8 in.) Height x length: 8.7 x 5.5 cm (3 7/16 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

17-2-325

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Three large fitting and many small pieces of a round bottomed vase. The Three large pieces preserve nearly all of the bottom.

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