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Jar

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), W 130

Dimensions

Overall: 14.5 x 14.5 cm (5 11/16 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-239

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Black polished bottle jar incised with rocked dots, four designs near neck. Four fragments.

Provenance

From Meroe, W 130. 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition