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Jar

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W415

Dimensions

Overall: 22 x 16.9 cm (8 11/16 x 6 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-2-106

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Jar, polished black ware. Complete but chipped rim.

Provenance

From Meroe, W415. 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