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Fragment of vessel

Nubian
Napatan Period
653–623 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. South), Grave 170

Dimensions

1.6 cm (5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.12187

Medium or Technique

Alabaster/stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

1 small fragment, thick walled vessel. 1 small fragment fine grained yellow ferricrete vessel

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. South) Grave 170. 1921: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition