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Cylinder vase

Provenance

Bahan. (ASN 17/6/3). 1907: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition for the Archaeological Survey of Nubia; awarded to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. (accessioned 1919).

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia

Nubian, C- Group, 2400–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Nubia, Egypt

Accession Number

19.1591

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels