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Inscribed silver bowl

Flat bottomed, vertical sided. Engraved with cartouches of Queen Knenensaiw.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, pyramid 4 (tomb of Queen Khensa). 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.

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)

Accession Number

21.3091

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels