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Fragmentary jar

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, S85

Dimensions

Overall: 33 x 30 cm (13 x 11 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.3254

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Large jar/bottle, ordinary red ware with many fragments.

Provenance

From Meroe, S85, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

(Accession Date: August 25, 2006)`

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition