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Twin vessel

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Twin jug scent vessel; redware; pebble-polished.

Provenance

From Semna, S515A. 1924: 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,

Object Place for Label

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

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Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height x greatest diameter: 10.3 x 4.0 cm (4 1/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.1953

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels