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Bowl

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K27/1

Dimensions

Overall: 7.2 cm (2 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.4032

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Thin gray ware, decorated with lotus and papyrus stalks in panels.

Provenance

From Kerma, Meroitic cemetery, grave K27/1. 1913: 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