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Fragment of bowl with mourning godesses

Rim fragment of a red polished bowl with painted decoration showing a kneeling goddess in creamy white paint.

Provenance

Nuri, Pyramid 19. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan; 1921: received by the MFA.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Nasakhma, 468–463 B.C.

Object Place

Nuri, Nubia, Sudan

Accession Number

21.11916

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels