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Alabastron

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Small vase. Wear on exterior, one lug is broken and neck and straight rim is chipped. Decorative relief details around lugs.

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

Accession Number

17-1-284

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels