Jar with loop handles
1st–2nd century A.D.
Object Place: Sudan, Nubia
Height x diameter: 24.5 x 21 cm (9 5/8 x 8 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Loops are applied on both handles of this squat bowl, through which a carrying rod is hung. (Sudan catalogue)
Bucket with bail handle and separate lid. Handle supports rivetted on. Patch rivetted in side. (Card)
From Gamai, Tomb 115. January, 1915: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1924: assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates