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Fragments of a vessel

Two large fragments of a jar, one preserving part of the top and rim.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, tomb 5; 1919 Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Tanwetamani, 664–653 B.C.

Findspot

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 7 x 28 x 14 cm (2 3/4 x 11 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

19.2083

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels