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Fragment of a vessel

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Tanwetamani
664–653 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, tomb 5

Dimensions

Overall: 6 x 9.5 x 7.5 cm (2 3/8 x 3 3/4 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.2064

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Two pieces joined together of a bulbous-bodied vase. Fine grained white calcite.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, tomb 5; 1919 Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition