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Fragment of a vessel

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Shebitka
698–690 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kurru, tomb 6

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 x 6 x 8 cm (9/16 x 2 3/8 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.1881

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One piece of a vessel.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, tomb 6. 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition