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Offering dish

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, WV

Dimensions

Overall: 9 x 17 cm (3 9/16 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.3334

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Offering dish on stand with three handles. Red-brown ware, black-centered. Handles unevenly spaced. In fragments.

Provenance

From Meroe, WV. 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.

(Accession Date: August 31, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition