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Faience jar

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Egg-shaped, green faience jar.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XLII (Aspelta). 1918: 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 Aspelta, 593–568 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

21.858a

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels