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Jar

Nubian
Meroitic Period
270 B.C.–A.D. 320


Dimensions

Overall: 21 x 20.5 cm (8 1/4 x 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

04.1824

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Cream clay; three borders in black and red on shoulder. Much mended.

Provenance

Said to be from Kalabsha. 1904: purchased for the MFA from Mohamed Mohassib, Luxor, Egypt by Albert M. Lythgoe as part of a group ( 04.1823-04.1824) for £4. (Accession Date: January 1, 1904)

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund