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Vessel fragments

Nubian
Napatan Period


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, tomb 24

Dimensions

Height x length: 8.4 x 3.9 cm (3 5/16 x 1 9/16 in.) Height x diameter: 11 x 9.9 cm (4 5/16 x 3 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

18-2-533a

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Two pieces of a vessel; one large piece, made up of Two joined fragments, preserves the whole of the rounded base and some of the body while the other piece shows a lug handle.

Provenance

From Nuri 24; 1918 Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition