Jar

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Tomb W610

Dimensions

Overall: 43 x 33 cm (16 15/16 x 13 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-409

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Large jar, two handled drab ware, wheel-made, ribbed.

Provenance

From Meroe, Tomb W610. 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition