Napatan Period, reign of Taharqa
Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, tomb 37
Height x width: 10.2 x 7.4 cm (4 x 2 15/16 in.) Length x width: 3.3 x 1.9 cm (1 5/16 x 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Two pieces of a short stright-sided vessel with rounded bottom, possibly cut down from a vase. One large piece preserves a side from bottom to rim. The second smaller rim piece was joined and has broken away since repair.
From Nuri 37; 1917 Excavated by the Harvard University-MFA Boston Expedition, March 1919.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition