Bowl

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gamai, E 79/1

Dimensions

Overall: 9.4 cm, 0.5 kg, 16.3 cm (3 11/16 in., 1 lb., 6 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.4479

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Coarse, undecorated, red brown ware, complete, flared sides

Provenance

From Gamai, E 79/1. 1916, 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