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Jar

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W118A

Dimensions

Overall: 18.5 x 12.9 cm (7 5/16 x 5 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-124

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Bottle jar, black polished.

Provenance

From Meroe, W118A. 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