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Rim fragment from a jar

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Alabaster. Rim and shoulder of vase separately made. Lower part missing. Rim chipped.

Provenance

From El-Kurru, Grave 53. [Excav. date] March 1919. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition;

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Piye (Piankhy), 743–712 B.C.

Findspot

Kurru, Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: D. 0.112

Accession Number

21.2804

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels