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The base is flat, and the rim is wide and flattened. There is an incised line at the join of the body and neck. The contents remain. It is complete.


From Dakka(ASN 96/2). 1909. Excavated by Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition for the Archaeological Survey of Nubia; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia

Nubian, New Kingdom, 1550–1070 B.C.


Nubia, Egypt

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)


The Ancient World