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Vessel fragments

Nubian
Early Napatan Period
860–840 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (sudan), el-Kurru, Tumulus 1

Dimensions

Height x thickness x diameter: 16.8 x 1.4 x 18 cm (6 5/8 x 9/16 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.2236

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Eight fragments of a tall, straight-walled vessel with painted black decoration along the top edge and base.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, Tum. 1. 1919: 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.

(Accession date: January 7, 2005)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition