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Vessel fragments

Three pieces of a fine, thin-walled vessel accompanied by a note that says this number may be wrong. Two additional fragments of a thicker-walled vessel with "18-2-105" written on them.


From Nuri tomb 61; 1918 Excavated by the Harvard University-MFA Boston Expedition, March 1919.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period,


Nuri, Nubia, Sudan


Length x width: 8 x 6.2 x 0.9 cm (3 1/8 x 2 7/16 x 3/8 in.) Length x width: 5.1 x 4 x 0.9 cm (2 x 1 9/16 x 3/8 in.) Length x width: 6.3 x 4.3 x 0.4 cm (2 1/2 x 1 11/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)


The Ancient World