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Vessel fragments

Many pieces of a thin walled vase. one piece preserving part of the neck and flared rim.

Provenance

From Nuri 49; 1918 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

Height x width (largest fragment): 5.4 x 3.8 cm (2 1/8 x 1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

18-1-179

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels