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Small chip vessel

Small chip from alabaster vessel, polished suface outside

Provenance

Gebel Barkal 700 (Trench E); Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

5.5 x 1.8 x .65 cm (2 3/16 x 11/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

16-3-104a

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels