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Vessel fragment

Nubian
Napatan Period
653–593 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. South), Grave 181

Dimensions

20 x .9 cm (7 7/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.12214.1

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

From 7 fragments of alabaster including a piece of rim of bone.
21-2-678a is the rim of an alabaster vessel.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. South) Grave 181, debris. 1921: 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition