Beaker

Nubian
Meroitic Period
270 B.C.–A.D. 320


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W109

Dimensions

Overall: 12.5 x 10.6 cm (4 15/16 x 4 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.3225

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Beaker, red wash, pebble polished, wheel made. Perfect.

Provenance

From Meroe, W109. 1922: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

(Accession Date: August 22, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition