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Vessel fragments

Seven pieces of a vessel, one large piece preserving part of the neck and rim, the rest are small sherds.


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.


Nuri, Nubia, Sudan


Height x diameter: 4.2 x 7.2 cm (1 5/8 x 2 13/16 in.) Height x length: 1.7 x 3 cm (11/16 x 1 3/16 in.) Height x length: 1.6 x 2.2 cm (5/8 x 7/8 in.) Height x length: 1.3 x 2.5 cm (1/2 x 1 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)


The Ancient World