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Fragment

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, SXXXVII

Accession Number

21.12048.2

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fine hard ware, small white flecks in clay; drab slip outside, surface slightly ribbed with narrow ridges.

Provenance

From Meroe, SXXXVII. 1921: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition