Fragment of a vessel
Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, tomb 53
Overall: 19 x 9.4cm (7 1/2 x 3 11/16in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Six pieces of a thick-walled vessel. One piece, which is much thinner than the others, and with different stone, nevertheless has the field number written on it in pencil. Found with unidentified pieces on top of cabinet 13.
From 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