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Fragments of an alabaster (calcite) vessel

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Kerma, K III 2

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 x 13.5 x 7.5 cm (9/16 x 5 5/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

14-2-637

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Three fragments of an alabaster vessel.

Provenance

From Kerma III 2; Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition;

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition