Bowl with incised decoration

Nubian
Napatan Period
745–655 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Meroe, South cemetery, tomb Beg. S 155

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 11.2 x 12.4 cm (4 7/16 x 4 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.900

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Deep, round bottomed. Incised decoration including a hunting scene.

Provenance

From Meroe, South Cemetery, Tomb Beg. S 155. February, 1921: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1924: assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition