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Alabaster vessel fragment

One alabaster jar fragment. A portion of the base and body remaining.

Provenance

From Kerma, 1804 X. 1914: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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian or Egyptian, Kerma,

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 6 x 4 x 3 cm (2 3/8 x 1 9/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1142

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels