Fragment of a vessel
Napatan Period, reign of Shebitka
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kurru, tomb 5
Overall: 6.5 x 13 x 18 cm (2 9/16 x 5 1/8 x 7 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
One large fragment (almost half) of a bulbous vessel preserving a bit of the rim.
From el-Kurru, pyramid 5 (tomb of Queen Qalhata). 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