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Fragments of round vessel (tray) with flaring rim

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Large round tray with flaring rim, and raised circular central area. Crushed and in many fragments. Thick encrusted mud adhering. For in situ image see Reisner, NURI pl.xxiie.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XXII (Amanimalel), near door block. 1917: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, Senkamanisken and Anlamani, about 643–593 B.C.

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Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall:See RCK fig.46 Estimated 13 x 90 cm (5 1/8 x 35 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

17-3-626

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels