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Fragment of vessel rim

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Yetavetay
56–43 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, PYR I

Dimensions

9.5 x 2.5 cm (3 3/4 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-171

Medium or Technique

Blue faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Two fragments red-bodied faience. Apparently from rim of a vessel; faded, chipped on rim.

Provenance

Gebel Barkal PYR I; 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