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Vessel fragment

One piece of a vessel preserving approximately one third of the base, including boss in center interior.

Provenance

From Nuri 16 room A-1; 1916 Excavated by the Harvard University-MFA Boston Expedition, March 1919.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Talakhamani, 435–431 B.C.

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Height x width: 6.7 x 8 cm (2 5/8 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

16-12-296

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels