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Bowl

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W 125b

Dimensions

Overall: 9 x 16 cm (3 9/16 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.3218

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Thirteen deep bowls with flat base, flat rim, rounded sides, red polish, only one present

Provenance

From Meroe, W 125b, 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