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Fragment of a faience vessel

Fragment of a straight-sided vessel; decorated with a band of black lines.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, grave 51. 1919: 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 Piye (Piankhy)–Shabaka, 743–698 B.C.

Object Place for Label

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

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el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height x depth: 13 x 1.3 cm (5 1/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

19.2577

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels