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Vessel fragments

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Atlanersa
653–643 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, tomb 20

Dimensions

Height x width: 18.1 x 10.7 cm (7 1/8 x 4 3/16 in.) Length x width: 17.7 x 7.1 cm (6 15/16 x 2 13/16 in.) Length x width: 12.2 x 8.6 cm (4 13/16 x 3 3/8 in.) Length x width: 10.7 x 5.7 cm (4 3/16 x 2 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

17-1-731

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Four pieces of a large storage vessel, one piece preserving a lug handle while another shows a bit of the neck.

Provenance

From Nuri 20; 1917 Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition