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Vessel rim fragment

Rim fragment of a gray and white mottled vessel.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, pyramid 15 (tomb of king Shabaka) 1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of 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)

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 3 x 2.5 cm (3/8 x 1 3/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

19.1784

Medium or Technique

Porphyry

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels