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Jar fragments

Nubian
Napatan Period
743–542 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. South), Pyr. 218

Dimensions

.6 cm (1/4 in.) (CHECK)?

Accession Number

20.2562

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragments of a footed jar (?) hard sandy red ware white specked; about 1 mm outer edge of fracture blade (SP?), drab surface (slip?) Wh. made ribbed dimensions uncertain.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. South) Pyr. 218. 1921: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition