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Gray granite. Chip missing from rim.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, Ku 13, Pyramid XIII, outside in angle that enclosing walls of Pyramid XIII and XIX (refer to objext register for more detail). March 1919: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan; 1921: received by the MFA.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Naptan, about 750–270 B.C.

Findspot

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Diameter: 36.3 cm (14 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.2812

Medium or Technique

Granite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels