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Vessel fragments

Nine fragments (1 base) of a small globular jar in pale greenish faience wth red interior, all decorated with incised lines.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, pyramid XV, room B. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Shabaka, 712–698 B.C.

Object Place for Label

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

19.1995

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels