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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: 15.4 x 6.2 cm (6 1/16 x 2 7/16 in.) Height x length: 3.1 x 4.2 cm (1 1/4 x 1 5/8 in.) Height x length: 6.3 x 10.3 cm (2 1/2 x 4 1/16 in.) Height x length: 3.9 x 12.1 cm (1 9/16 x 4 3/4 in.) Height x length: 3.8 x 7.9 cm (1 1/2 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

17-2-7

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Five pieces of a vessel, four of which are fitted in pairs.

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