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Fragment of a vessel

Nubian
Meroitic Period
99–50 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Pyramid 2

Dimensions

Overall: 12.2 x 16 x 1.4 x 17 cm (4 13/16 x 6 5/16 x 9/16 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.3463

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment of a lip of vessel or base of a stand, red black ware, wheel made, straw marked.

Provenance

From Gebel Barkal, pyramid 2. 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