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Fragment of a vessel

Nubian
Meroitic Period
50 B.C.–1 A.D.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Pyramid 10

Dimensions

Overall: 7.1 x 8.7 x 40 x 1.3 cm (2 13/16 x 3 7/16 x 15 3/4 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

24.3503

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment of the rim of a vessel, red ware, incised decoration on exterior.

Provenance

From Gebel Barkal, pyramid 10. 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