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Fragments of a vessel

Nubian
Meroitic or later


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Debris south of Pyramid 16

Dimensions

Overall: 10+ x 25.8+cm (3 15/16 x 10 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.3444

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Six fragments of the rim and shoulder of a spherical jar, X.P. ware, coarse grained dark red ware with white speckles, fine red burnish (dull).

Provenance

From Gebel Barkal, debris south of Pyramid 16. 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