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Fragment of a vessel

One piece of a thick-walled vessel.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, tomb 51; 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)–Shabaka, 743–698 B.C.

Findspot

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 3.5 x 8.5 x 9.5 cm (1 3/8 x 3 3/8 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

19.2580

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels