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Bowl

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K7/6

Dimensions

Diameter x height: 9.5 x 8.4 cm (3 3/4 x 3 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.4033

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fine buff ware, with simple painted panels in black and red. Light drab dressing.

Provenance

From Kerma, Meroitic cemetery, grave K7 / 6. 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