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Fragments of a jar

Two pieces of a vessel, one preserving part of the rim and a raised ridge decoration.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, Ku. 14. 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. (Accession date: January 7, 2005)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Early Napatan Period, 820–800 B.C.

Findspot

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 2.5 x 9 x 2.5 cm (1 x 3 9/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

19.2107

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels