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Jar

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 12 (tomb of Irike-Amanote), southeast foundation deposit. 1918: 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: May 19, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Irike–Amanote, 431–405 B.C.

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

20.2727

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits