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Vessel

Many small fragments of white bodied green faience. At least two vessels, part of a ring base and disc base.

Provenance

Gebel Barkal; Pyramid XIII; 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, Napatan Period, 322–315 B.C.

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

16-2-424

Medium or Technique

Green faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels