Ovoid alabaster vessel; thin neck, rolled everted rim, pointed base, inscribed:- Two Nile Gods tying the heraldic arms of Upper and Lower Egypt, on which rest the two names of Aspalta in feathered cartouches. Remains of gold leaf (cover ?) on neck.
From Nuri, pyramid 8 (tomb of Aspelta). 1918: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan. (Accession date: March 1, 1920)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition