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Jar

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, NXXIX

Dimensions

Other: 29 x 22 cm (11 7/16 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12268

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Two fragments of a jar, red ware, red wash outside. Jar also labelled 21-12-129.

Provenance

From Meroe NXXIX. 1921: 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