Napatan Period, reign of Shabaka
Object Place: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru
Height x width x thickness: 9.8 x 7.8 x 6.5 cm (3 7/8 x 3 1/16 x 2 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster. Lentoid shape; rudimentary handles at neck; base made from a separate piece, in place.
From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru 51, March 1919. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition and assigned to the MFA by the Sudanese government.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition