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Vessel fragments

Three fitting pieces of a straight-sided vessel, all preserving sections of the rim.

Provenance

From Nuri 37; 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 Taharqa, 690–664 B.C.

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Height x width: 6.6 x 5 cm (2 5/8 x 1 15/16 in.) Height x width: 7.8 x 3.7 cm (3 1/16 x 1 7/16 in.) Height x width: 6.2 x 2.1 cm (2 7/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

17-3-350

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels