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Jar

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), W 193 A

Dimensions

Overall: 18.8 x 18 cm (7 3/8 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-37

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Jar. Black ware, black polish, incised decoration on tip.

Provenance

From Meroe, W 193 A. 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