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Fragment of red ware

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Kashta
750–743 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid 8

Dimensions

Diameter: 2.5 cm (1 in.)

Accession Number

19.1825

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Solid cone-shaped fragment of red ware.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, pyramid 8 (Tomb of Kashta). 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.

(Accession date: January 5, 2005)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition