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Fragment of vesel

Nubian
Meroitic Period
270 B.C.–A.D. 320


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Beg., South Hill

Dimensions

Length x diameter: 1.4 x 1.1 cm (9/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12037.3

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small fragment of rim and handle of cup, white body paste, traces of green glaze, on outside of handle what seems to be the upper part of a cartouche.

Provenance

From Nubia, Beg., South Hill. 1921: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition