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Conical faience vesel, blue outside, green inside

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B800-900. 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,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

12.5 x 8.1 cm (4 15/16 x 3 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-353

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels