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Vessel fragments

Five pieces of a fine, very thin-walled vase. One piece preserves a flared rim while another shows the entire rounded bottom.

Provenance

From Nuri 15; 1917 Excavated by the Harvard University-MFA Boston Expedition, March 1919.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Nastasen, 335–315 B.C.

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia, Sudan

Accession Number

17-2-1929

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels