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Fragments of a slate vessel

Nubian
Early Napatan Period
820–800 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid XIII enclosure

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 8 x 3 cm (3/8 x 3 1/8 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.2094

Medium or Technique

Slate

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Three flat rim fragments with grooves along the top edge. According to a note with the object, Reisner numbered the object Reserve 1920-263.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, Ku. 13. 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 7, 2005)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition