Bowl

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W431

Dimensions

Overall: 8.6 x 15.8 cm (3 3/8 x 6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.3238

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Bowl, hand-made, brown ware, red brown polish outside, complete

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. W), grave 431. 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