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Fragment of a vessel

Nubian
Meroitic Period
90–43 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Pyramid 6

Dimensions

Overall: 9.7 x 8.3 x 8.3 x 1.2 cm (3 13/16 x 3 1/4 x 3 1/4 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

24.3498

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment of the base of a vessel, red ware, wheel made, red wash inside, straw marked.

Provenance

From Gebel Barkal, pyramid 6. 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