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Fragment of a vessel

One piece of a thick-walled vessel preserving a raised relief element-possibly part of a handle or foot.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, tomb 15; 1919 Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Shabaka, 712–698 B.C.

Findspot

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 2 x 5.5 x 7.5 cm (13/16 x 2 3/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.2144

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels