Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Tomb S 122
Height x diameter: 12.6 x 6.5 cm (4 15/16 x 2 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster. Pear shaped; knob handles. Perfect.
From Meroe, Tomb S 122. March 1921: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition