Convex bowl

Nubian
Meroitic Period
270 B.C.–A.D. 600


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, G.B. Pyramid VIII

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 12 x 7.2 cm (4 3/4 x 2 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.755

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Faience convex bowl with a fine blue glaze on the exterior. There is a green glaze inside. The base is flat, and the rim is plain. The rim is chipped. The surface is worn.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Gebel Barkal, Pyramid G.B. VIII [Excav. date] April 1916

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition