Fragment of bowl with mourning godesses
Napatan Period, reign of Nasakhma
Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri
Medium or Technique
Out on Loan
On display at National Center of Afro-American Artists, Inc., since February 23, 1994
Rim fragment of a red polished bowl with painted decoration showing a kneeling goddess in creamy white paint.
Nuri, Pyramid 19. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan; 1921: received by the MFA.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition