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Spout from a bronze vessel

Double-rimmed spout with an ornament (uraeus?) on one side; tapers to a narrow opening.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XXI, stairs. 1917: 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, Napatan Period, reign of Anlamani (?), 632–593 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Length x diameter: 12.2 x 0.7-5.1 cm (4 13/16 x 1/4-2 in.)

Accession Number

17-1-555

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels