Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Tomb W 814, No. 1
Height x diameter: 8.1 x 3.9 cm (3 3/16 x 1 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster. Pear shaped. Mouth a separate piece fitted in. Perfect.
From Meroe, Tomb W 814, No. 1. Mar. 1923: 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