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Fragment of a bowl

Nubian
Meroitic
322–270 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Pyramid 11

Dimensions

Overall: 5.5 x 5.7 x 42.4 x 1.3 cm (2 3/16 x 2 1/4 x 16 11/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

24.3493

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment of the rim of a bowl, cross hatching along the rim, red black ware, red wash on exterior, black polished interior.

Provenance

From Gebel Barkal, pyramid 11. 1916: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
(Accession date June 12, 2008)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition