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Fragments of a jar

Nubian
Meroitic Period
90–43 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Pyramid 1

Dimensions

Overall: 24 x 8.5 cm (9 7/16 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.3524

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Three fragments of a jar, red ware, red wash, wheel made, hole under rim.

Provenance

From Gebel Barkal, pyramid 1. 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