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Fragment of a bowl

Nubian
Meroitic Period
90–43 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Pyramid 6

Dimensions

Overall: 3.5 x 5 x 1.5 x 5.7 cm (1 3/8 x 1 15/16 x 9/16 x 2 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.3514

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment of the bottom of a bowl, red black ware, red wash on interior and exterior, straw marked.

Provenance

From Gebel Barkal, pyramid 6. 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