Fragments of an alabaster vessel
Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, tomb 17
Overall: 3 x 7.5 x 5 cm (1 3/16 x 2 15/16 x 1 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Two pieces of a vessel, one a large lug handle and one body fragment.
From el-Kurru, Ku 17 (tomb of Piankhy). 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