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Jar

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W117

Dimensions

Overall: 15.5 x 12 cm (6 1/8 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-123

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Bottle jar of black polished ware. Wrong number is listed on pot – reads 22-3-123.

Provenance

From Meroe, W117. 1922: 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