Large vessel

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 57 x 37 cm (22 7/16 x 14 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12477

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Hard pink ware, wheel made, drab slip. Top broken and mended (now not mended); white plaster seal broken and complete (no longer present).

Provenance

1921: 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