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Fragment of a jar

Nubian
Meroitic Period
99–50 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Pyramid 4

Dimensions

Overall: 13.2 x 10.4 x 10 cm (5 3/16 x 4 1/8 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.3544

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment of the rim and shoulder of a jar, black ware, red surface, rough interior, straw marked.

Provenance

From Gebel Barkal, pyramid 4. 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