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Offering dish

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W214

Dimensions

Overall: 15.2 x 29.2 cm (6 x 11 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-93

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Offering dish on stand, red-brown ware, red wash.

Provenance

From Meroe, W214. 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