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Fragment of a stone vessel

Nubian
Napatan Period
about 643–593 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXIII, room B

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 2.5 x 1.4 x 0.5 cm (1 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

17-3-454

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XXIII (Masalaye), room B. 1917: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition