Vessel fragments

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Shabaka
712–698 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid XV, room B

Accession Number

19.1995

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Nine fragments (1 base) of a small globular jar in pale greenish faience wth red interior, all decorated with incised lines.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, pyramid XV, room B. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition