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Fragment of a vessel

Nubian
Meroitic or later


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Debris south of Pyramid 16

Dimensions

Overall: 4+ x 3.8+/- cm (1 9/16 x 1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

24.3442

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment of the base of a cup(?), fine drab paste (“biscut” ware).

Provenance

From Gebel Barkal, debris south of pyramid 16. 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