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Fragment of a vessel

Nubian
Meroitic or later (after 99 A.D.)


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, 904

Dimensions

Overall: 5.5 x 4 x 1.2 cm (2 3/16 x 1 9/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

24.3430

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment of a vessel, red slip, with brown painted cross hatching on exterior, straw marks, hand made.

Provenance

From Gebel Barkal, 904. 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