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Jar

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W274

Dimensions

Overall: 22 x 20 cm (8 11/16 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-68

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Jar. Black polish, black ware, slightly lop-sided.

Provenance

From Meroe, W247. 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