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Slender shouldered jar with pointed base

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Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 18 (tomb of Analmaaye). 1917.: 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, 1921)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Analmaaye, 542–538 B.C.

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height: 18.3 cm (7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.859

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels