Bowl

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W308

Dimensions

Overall: 6.5 x 10 cm (2 9/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-284

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small bowl, red polish, chipped and weathered, contained fragments of cloth.

Provenance

From Meroe, W308, 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