Fragments of a large jar
Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)–Taharqa
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid 4
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Two handle fragments and base of a large (orig. ht. c. 60 cm) alabaster, boss-handled jar.
From el-Kurru, Ku. 4 (tomb of queen Khensa). 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