270 B.C.–A.D. 320
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Tomb W139
Overall: 39 x 28 cm (15 3/8 x 11 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Jar with tall neck. In two pieces. Nile silt, red slip, painted base, rilling lines.
From Meroe, Tomb W139. 1922: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition