270 B.C.–A.D. 320
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W743
Overall: 14 x 19.5 cm (5 1/2 x 7 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is one of four bowls of similar type excavated together, of which this is the only one located. It is fashioned of red brown ware, straw-marked, black centered, red washed rim. One cracked, others in fragments.
From Meroe, W743. 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 23, 2006)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition