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Fragment of a vessel

Nubian
Meroitic or later


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Pyramid 17 debris, south

Dimensions

Overall: 6.6 x 5.2 cm (2 5/8 x 2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.3439

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment of the base of conical vessel, black sandstone ware, coarse, and roughly hand smoothed.

Provenance

From Gebel Barkal, pyramid 17 debris, south. 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