Fragments of an alabaster jar
Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Ku 22
Overall: 2.5 x 6.5 x 9.5 cm (1 x 2 9/16 x 3 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Eleven vase fragments, including the pointed base and portions of the neck. Repaired.
From el-Kurru, Ku 22. 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)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition