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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: 6.7 x 7 cm (2 5/8 x 2 3/4 in.) Height x length: 3 x 6.1 cm (1 3/16 x 2 3/8 in.) Height x length: 3.6 x 6.1 cm (1 7/16 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

17-2-3

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Three fitting pieces of a vessel preserving one lug handle and some of the neck. One break occured since excavation.

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