Decorative lid to a cup/jar

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W127B floor debris

Dimensions

Overall: 3 x 9 cm (1 3/16 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.4232

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragments of a cup with cover, black pottery, impressed pattern.

Provenance

From Meroe, W127B floor debris. 1922: 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 16, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition