Napatan Period, reign of Harsiyotef
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 34 (Queen Henutirdis)
Overall: 19 x 19 cm (7 1/2 x 7 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This tall, slender bowl is fashioned of a light reddish-brown clay fabric. It has a rounded base, convex sides and a this, straight rim. The uppermost body and rim are treated with a red wash and four irregularly spaced incised lines added while turning on a wheel. It is in cracked condition.
From Nuri, Pyramid 34 (tomb of Queen Henutirdis). Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of the Sudan.
(Accession Date: September 1, 2006)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition