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Bowl

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Bowl with egg-shaped opening, bent.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, pyramid 17; excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

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

Findspot

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Diameter: 15.7 cm (6 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.2015

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels