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Fragment of a vessel

Three pieces of a vessel, preserving sections of the flared rim.

Provenance

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

Dimensions

Overall: 2 x 13 x 4 cm (13/16 x 5 1/8 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.2234

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels