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Vessel fragment with impression

Body sherd with an impressed cross within a circle.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 1 (tomb of Taharqa). 1917: 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

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Taharqa, 690–664 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 5 x 4.2 x 0.5 cm (1 15/16 x 1 5/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

17-2-1945

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels