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Jar stopper and fragments

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal

Accession Number

20.5081

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

This large portion of a jar stopper is made of a very coarse mud. Some small fragments are also present along with some associated loose silty ground matrix, pebbles, and grain chaff.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal. Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of the Sudan.

(Accession Date: September 20, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition