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Vessel fragment

One piece of a vessel preserving a portion of the squared-off rim.

Provenance

From Semna; Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition;

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom,

Findspot

Semna, Nubia

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 0.7 x 3.5 cm (1/4 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.1334

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels