Flared bowl

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W480 debris around tomb

Dimensions

Overall: 7.5 x 12 cm (2 15/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.3195

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small vessel, red brown ware, white slip, straw marked, uneven rough, broken.

Provenance

From Meroe, W. 480 debris around tomb. 1923: 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 22, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition