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Vessel fragments

Four fitting pieces of a vessel, preserving two cartouches

Provenance

From Nuri 20; 1917 Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Atlanersa, 653–643 B.C.

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Height x length: 6.7 x 10.8 cm (2 5/8 x 4 1/4 in.) Height x length: 4.9 x 7.6 cm (1 15/16 x 3 in.) Height x length: 4.6 x 6.6 cm (1 13/16 x 2 5/8 in.) Height x length: 3 x 4 cm (1 3/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

17-2-1

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels