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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 diameter: 12.5 x 4.8 cm (4 15/16 x 1 7/8 in.) Height x diameter: 10.9 x 4.5 cm (4 5/16 x 1 3/4 in.) Height x length: 11.8 x 3.8 cm (4 5/8 x 1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

17-2-2

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Three fitting pieces of a vase preserving the rounded base, most of the body and one lug handle.

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