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Fragment of a vessel

One piece of a vessel, a section of a handle.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, tomb 54; 1919 Excavated by the Harvard University-MFA Boston Expedition, March 1919.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Piye (Piankhy) ?, 743–712 B.C.

Findspot

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 8.5 x 3.5 cm (1 9/16 x 3 3/8 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.2709

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels