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Oval shaped dish, most of upper part broken off and missing; rim curved outwards.

Provenance

From Nuri, Pyramid XVI. December, 1916: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period,

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Height x width x length: 4.6 x 6.5 x 9.5 cm (1 13/16 x 2 9/16 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

20.694

Medium or Technique

Electrum?

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels