Bowl

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W306

Dimensions

Overall: 10.5 x 12 cm (4 1/8 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.3247

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Bowl, red brown ware, red polish. Edge chipped but complete, slightly oval.

Provenance

From Meroe, W306, 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition