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Vessel rim fragment

Nubian
about 690–664 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid 4

Dimensions

Length x width: 6.5 x 7.0 cm (2 9/16 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

19.2375

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment of jug rim to 19-3-568 with two cartouches and inscription on band.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, Pyramid 4. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition