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Part of a vase

One piece of a ovoid vase, preserving the remains of a boss handle.

Provenance

From Nuri 9; 1917 Excavated by the Harvard University-MFA Boston Expedition, March 1919.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Aramatelka, 568–555 B.C.

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Height x width: 9.7 x 7 cm (3 13/16 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

17-1-336

Medium or Technique

Serpentine

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels