Bowl

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), W 454, in front of stairway

Dimensions

Overall: 7.5 x 16.5 cm (2 15/16 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

24.3219

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Bowl, red polish, hand made, slightly cracked.

Provenance

From Meroe, W 454, in front of stairway. 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