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Fragment of a vessel

Nubian
Meroitic or later
after 270 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, 802

Dimensions

Overall: 8.5 x 4.6 x 1.1 cm (3 3/8 x 1 13/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.3410

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment of vessel, wheel made, pink/red body with brown, red, and yellow painted exterior, straw marks.

Provenance

From Gebel Barkal, 802. 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