User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Vessel fragment

Red bodied, blue fragment of a handle.

Provenance

Gebel Barkal 702D, March, 1916: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

3.2 x 3.4 cm (1 1/4 x 1 5/16 in.), tk. 1.2cm

Accession Number

16-3-174a

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels