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Fragment of a vessel with plaster core

Nubian
Meroitic or later


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, 602 sub.

Dimensions

Overall: 17 x 13.8 cm (6 11/16 x 5 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.3526

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment of a white plaster core from inside a pointed bottom jar of hard red black ware, fragment of adhering jar was wheel made.

Provenance

From Gebel Barkal, 602 sub. 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