Jar

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W 609

Dimensions

Overall: 7 x 6 cm (2 3/4 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-377

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small vase, drab ware with a white slip, one handle missing

Provenance

From Meroe, W 609, 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