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Vessel fragment

Fragment of faience decorated on the inside and outside in black.

Provenance

From Mirgissa, debris of inner fort, room 1. 1931: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Late Period, 664–332 B.C.

Findspot

Mirgissa, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 3.5 x 4.4 cm (3/8 x 1 3/8 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

31.1902

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels