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Fragments of a stone vessel

Two joined fragments of a small vase with a round handle and a straight rim.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XLV (Tagtal?), room A. 1918: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Malonaqen, probably 555–542 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height: 3.3 cm (1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

18-2-90

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels