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Vessel fragment with a gazelle stamp

Base fragment of a ceramic bowl with a stamp of a running gazelle surrounded by impressed dots.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid VIII, before door-block. 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, reign of Aspelta, 593–568 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

16-A-78

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels