Fragment of a jar
Napatan Period, reign of Kashta
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid 8
Overall: 2.5 x 7 x 5 cm (1 x 2 3/4 x 1 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
One piece of a vase with a bulbous body preserving a section of the neck and rim. Accompanied by an Arabic note.
From el-Kurru, pyramid 7 (tomb of an unidentified person, probably a queen). 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)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition