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Vessel fragments

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Taharqa
690–664 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, tomb 35

Dimensions

Height x length: 14.6 x 5.8 cm (5 3/4 x 2 5/16 in.) Height x length: 9.2 x 4.6 cm (3 5/8 x 1 13/16 in.) Height x length: 4.4 x 4.4 cm (1 3/4 x 1 3/4 in.) Height x length: 7.4 x 3.1 cm (2 15/16 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

17-4-196

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Four pieces of a vessel, the two largest pieces made up of two joined fragments each, one preserves part of the rounded base.

Provenance

From Nuri 35; 1917 Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition