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Rim fragment of an alabaster vessel

One large piece of a thick-walled conical vessel preserving part of the plain rim.

Provenance

From El-Kurru, tomb 3. [Excav. date] March 1919 Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Taharqa, 690–664 B.C.

Findspot

Kurru, Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Overall: 6 x 14.5 x 12 cm (2 3/8 x 5 11/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

19.2034

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels