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Dish/lid

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. W, 159A, thieves' debris

Dimensions

Overall: 2.1 x 7.1 cm (13/16 x 2 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.3390

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Dish or lid, red brown ware, tibbin marked, red polish.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. W), 159A, thieves' 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 the Sudan.

(Accession Date: September 19, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition