Jar

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, WIII

Dimensions

Overall: 19 x 14.5 cm (7 1/2 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-437

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Bottle jar. Black incised.

Provenance

From Meroe, WIII. 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