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Vessel fragments

Five pieces of a small vase, two preserving parts of the flared rim.

Provenance

From Nuri 7; 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 Karkamani, 519–510 B.C.

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Height x length: 1.6 x 1.9 cm (5/8 x 3/4 in.) Height x length: 1.6 x 2.5 cm (5/8 x 1 in.) Height x length: 1.4 x 3.5 cm (9/16 x 1 3/8 in.) Height x length: 2.8 x 4 cm (1 1/8 x 1 9/16 in.) Height x length: 2.1 x 6.4 cm (13/16 x 2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

17-1-283

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels