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Vessel fragments

a.b.c. :Fragment of an alabaster vessel; fragment of a faience vessel; fragment white plaster blue painted.

Provenance

Gebel Barkal, B700 Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia, (Sudan)

Dimensions

5.8 x 2 x .7 cm (2 5/16 x 13/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

16-3-120

Medium or Technique

Alabaster and faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments