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Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, tomb 53 (tomb of Queen Tabiry). 1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of the Sudan. (Accession Date: August 23, 2006)

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

Overall: 10 x 11.5 cm (3 15/16 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

20.4511

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels