Double-handled, globular vessel
Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Ku 53
Height x diameter: 27 x 20.1 cm (10 5/8 x 7 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster; squat pear shaped vessel, with two ring handles.
From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, Ku 53 (tomb of Queen Tabiry).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