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Cylindric vessel fragment

Nubian
Napatan period to Meroitic Period
40 B.C.–A.D. 114


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), 450

Dimensions

2.4 x 4.0 cm (15/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-2-284a

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small cylindric vessel, black ware, delicate incised pattern

Provenance

From Beg. West 450. 1923: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition