Jar

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W308

Dimensions

Overall: 35 x 23 cm (13 3/4 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-282

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Large jar, red washed, decorated in black and white as 23-1-281.

Provenance

From Meroe, W308, 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