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Bowl

Alabaster. Broken and mended, incomplete. One large flat base fragment, 14 body fragments, 13 plane rimmed fragments

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, tomb 53 [Excav. date] March 1917 Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

Object Place

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

21.2782

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels