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Fragment of a ceramic vessel

Rim fragment; the inside has incised vertical lines with various dots between them.

Provenance

From Nuri, south of pyramid XV (Nastasen). 1917: 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

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Nastasen, 335–315 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 7.4 x 5.1 x 1.7 cm (2 15/16 x 2 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

17-1-772

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels