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Thick walled vessel fragment

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Part of a hieroglyphic sign is incised (base of sign over plural marks). The rest of the vessel is missing.

Provenance

From Kerma. 1913: 1913: 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)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, 2061–1640 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Length: 7.1 cm (2 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1169

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels