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Handle from an alabaster vessel

One fragment of a handle from an alabaster vessel.

Provenance

From Kerma, K III St. 5. 1913: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 or Egyptian, Classic Kerma, about 1700–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 2 x 5 x 3 cm (13/16 x 1 15/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5759

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels