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Fragment of a vessel

One piece of a vessel, with a tiny portion of the neck remaining.


From el-Kurru, Tum. 1. 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, 860–840 B.C.

Object Place

Kurru, Nubia, Sudan


Overall: 2.5 x 7 x 4 cm (1 x 2 3/4 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)


The Ancient World