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Fragment of a vessel

Nubian
Meroitic Period
90–43 B.C.


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

Dimensions

Overall: 5.8 x 7.5 x 0.9 x 4.4 cm (2 5/16 x 2 15/16 x 3/8 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.3499

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment of the base of a vessel, red ware.

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