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Bowl

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W 635, no. 3

Dimensions

Overall: 11 x 13.5 cm (4 5/16 x 5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.3222

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Bowl or cup, red brown ware, straw-marked, red washed rim in and outside, hand made, broken;

Provenance

From Meroe, W 635, no. 3, 1923: 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