270 B.C.–A.D. 320
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. W), Tomb W 354/4
Height x diameter: 17 x 7.3 cm (6 11/16 x 2 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This flat-bottomed jug has a single handle terminating at the top in a female head and arms, and at the base in the head of the goddess.
From Meroe (Beg. W), tomb W 354/4. 1923: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition