Nubian or Egyptian
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 453 X
Overall: 4.5 x 2.5 cm (1 3/4 x 1 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster disc lid. Approximately 70% complete. The alabaster has an orange tint. Wavy lines are ingrained in the alabaster.
From Kerma, 453 X. 1914: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