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Vessel fragment

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One piece of a vessel preserving most of the rounded base and part of the body. Made up of two joined pieces.

Provenance

From Nuri 7 room A; 1917 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 Karkamani, 519–510 B.C.

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 7.9 x 2.3 cm (3 1/8 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

17-1-432

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels