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Vessel fragments

Seven fragments of blue faience vessel; circular plate; one gray body.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, Pyramid 15. 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.

Findspot

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height x diameter x thickness: 1.4 x 12.0 x 0.8 cm (9/16 x 4 3/4 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.1742

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels