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Vessel fragments

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)
743–712 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Tumulus 55

Accession Number

19.2440

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Several fragments of blue faience that belong to an accessioned vessel (24.1089).

Provenance

From el-Kurru, Ku. 55. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

(Accession date: January 7, 2005)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition