Alabaster vessel fragments
Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid XVII
Overall: 1.5 x 10.5 x 4.5 cm (9/16 x 4 1/8 x 1 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Three body fragments of an alabaster vessel.
From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, Ku 17 (tomb of Piankhy). 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition