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Fragments of a stone vessel

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Malewiebamani
463–435 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XI, chapel debris

Dimensions

Height x length: 2.3 x 1.8 cm (7/8 x 11/16 in.) Height x length: 2.8 x 1.1 cm (1 1/8 x 7/16 in.) Height x length: 2 x 1.1 cm (13/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

17-1-19

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Three fragments of a thin-walled vessel.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XI (Malewiebamani), chapel debris. 1917: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition