Offering stand

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe

Dimensions

Overall: 32.5 cm, 9.1 kg, 43 cm (12 13/16 in., 20 lb., 16 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-2-92

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Brazier or stool, red brown ware, blk centered, broken in two.

Provenance

From Meroe, 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