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Rim fragments of an alabaster vessel

Nubian
Napatan Period, possibly reign of Kashta
750–743 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid 7

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 12 x 6 cm (3/8 x 4 3/4 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.1964

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Four plain everted rim fragments of an alabaster vessel.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, Ku. 7 (tomb of an unidentified person, probably a queen). 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)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition