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Vessel fragments

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Atlanersa
653–643 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, tomb 20

Dimensions

Height x length: 4 x 4.6 cm (1 9/16 x 1 13/16 in.) Height x length: 19.3 x 15.8 cm (7 5/8 x 6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

17-1-802

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Two pieces of a large storage vessel, one a large body piece the other a small sherd.

Provenance

From Nuri 20; 1917 Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition