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Fragments of a vessel

Nubian
Meroitic Period
50 B.C.–1 A.D.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Pyramid 10

Dimensions

Overall: 12.6 x 19.5 x 2.5 cm (4 15/16 x 7 11/16 x 1 in.) Overall: 5.9 x 15.5 x 2.5 cm (2 5/16 x 6 1/8 x 1 in.) Overall: 10.2 x 15.4 x 2.9 cm (4 x 6 1/16 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.3491

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Eight fragments of a dish on a cylindrical stand, red black coarse ware, wheel made, straw marks.

Provenance

From Gebel Barkal, pyramid 10. 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