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Fragment of a dish

Nubian
Meroitic Period
90–43 B.C.


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

Dimensions

Overall: 6.3 x 16 x 2.3 cm (2 1/2 x 6 5/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.3515

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment of the rim of a dish, red black ware, white slip with red lines painted on the edge of the rim.

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