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Fragment of a vessel

Six pieces of a thick-walled vessel. One piece, which is much thinner than the others, and with different stone, nevertheless has the field number written on it in pencil. Found with unidentified pieces on top of cabinet 13.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, tomb 53; 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: 19 x 9.4cm (7 1/2 x 3 11/16in.)

Accession Number

19.2657

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels