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Vessel fragments

Five fitting fragments of a vessel with straight rim.

Provenance

From Nuri tomb 60 thieves hole; 1919 Excavated by the Harvard University-MFA Boston Expedition, March 1919.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period,

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Diameter: 12 cm (4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

18-2-173

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels