Fragment of a vessel
Meroitic or later
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, 800, 900
Overall: 18.2 x 9.4 x 0.8 cm (7 3/16 x 3 11/16 x 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Fragment of the shoulder of the vessel, red ware, black inside, designs painted in bands along exterior with white paint, shapes used in patterns include “P,” “N,”, crosses, arrows, etc.
From Gebel Barkal, 800, 900. 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)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition