Globular jar with handle

Nubian
Meroitic Period
1st century B.C.–3rd century A.D.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

19.2803.1

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One of two spherical bronze vessels numbered 19-3-1551. Looped handles and hinged lid. Broken in several pieces.

Provenance

Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition