Bowl

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W254

Dimensions

Overall: 8.1 x 14.5 cm (3 3/16 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.3217

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Bowl of red brown ware, red wash. Irregular and warped.

Provenance

From Meroe, W254. 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