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Jar

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W139, no. 15

Dimensions

Overall: 10.5 x 11 cm (4 1/8 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.3358

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Jar with jar and bulging base, red polish

Provenance

From Meroe, W139, no. 15, 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.

(Accession Date: September 1, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition