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Vessel fragments

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Shebitka–Tanwetamani
698–653 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid V

Dimensions

Diameter (approximate) x thickness: 25 x 0.9 cm (9 13/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.1908

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Eight fragments of a red bowl with blue pigment and a black-painted inscription.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, pyramid 5. 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition