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Fragment of a vessel

Fragment of faience vessel.

Provenance

From Nubia, Semna, Taharqa Temple, Room v. 1928 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, New Kingdom, 1550–1070 B.C.

Findspot

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 3.9 x 2.9 x 0.9 cm (1 9/16 x 1 1/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.1190

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels