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Jar

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W833

Accession Number

24.3286

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Large squat jar, coarse red-brown ware, black centered, straw-marked, hand made.

Provenance

From Meroe, W833. 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.

(Accession Date: August 29, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition