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Fragments of a jug

Nubian
Meroitic Period
99–50 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Pyramid 3

Dimensions

Overall: 7.5 x 7.4 x 1.2 cm (2 15/16 x 2 15/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

24.3466

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment of the neck of a jug, hard red ware, red wash or slip.

Provenance

From Gebel Barkal, pyramid 3. 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