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Basin

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Large basin, with carinated body and flaring rim; dented and cracked.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Pyramid VIII, Room C. 1916: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, April 20, 1916; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 19.8 x 30.1 cm (7 13/16 x 11 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-80

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels