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Boxes for bed legs

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Two large rectangular basins or boxes with thick walls and deep openings.

Provenance

El-Kurru, chamber in tomb of Queen Khensa (Kurru 4). 1919, excavated by the Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the Sudanese government .

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Taharqa, 690–664 B.C.

Findspot

El-Kurru, Nubia

Accession Number

19.2366

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment