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Fragment of a slate vessel

Body fragment of a thin-walled slate vessel.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, Ku. 14. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan. (Accession date: January 7, 2005)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Early Napatan Period, 820–800 B.C.

Object Place for Label

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 0.5 x 3 x 2 cm (3/16 x 1 3/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.2101

Medium or Technique

Slate

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels