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Vessel fragment

Fragment of rim of vessel.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. South) Grave 166. 1921: 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, reign of unknown ruler, 690–653 B.C.

Findspot

Meroe (Beg. South), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

3.1 x 2.4 x 0.6 cm (1 1/4 x 15/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.12170

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels