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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: 11.2 x 3.2 cm (4 7/16 x 1 1/4 in.) Height x length: 11.6 x 3.4 cm (4 9/16 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

17-2-1840

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Six pieces of a thin-walled vase, two fitting. Both lug handles are preserved.

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