Jar

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W341

Dimensions

Overall: 21 x 16.5 cm (8 1/4 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-334

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Jar, polished black ware. Hand made.

Provenance

From Meroe, W341. 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