Jar

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W761

Dimensions

Other: 8.6 x 11.8 cm (3 3/8 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.3357

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Pot, two small lug handles, pinkish gray ware, buff slip, cracked, uneven.

Provenance

From Meroe, W761. 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: September 1, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition