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Fragment of a vessel

Section of an inscribed vessel with a bulbous body made up of four pieces joined together. One is 19-2-404, while the other three are 19.2410 (19-3-630).

Provenance

From El-Kurru, tomb 3. March 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Taharqa, 690–664 B.C.

Findspot

Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height x length: 12 x 12.2 cm (4 3/4 x 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.1907

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels