Jar/amphora

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W 743

Accession Number

20.4010

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Large jar, red brown ware, black centered, white slip, hand-made. Neck, rim, and handles missing.

Provenance

From Meroe, W 743. 1923: 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