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Two fragments of an alabaster (calcite) vessel

Two fragments of an alabaster vessel. One, which is thick walled, with a portion of the base remaining.

Provenance

From Kerma 1621X; Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition;

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Kerma (?),

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia

Dimensions

Overall: 3.5 x 8.5 x 10.5 cm (1 3/8 x 3 3/8 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.1274

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels