Offering stand

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W 308

Dimensions

Overall: 31.5 cm, 7 kg, 42 cm (12 3/8 in., 15.5 lb., 16 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-296

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Offering stand, red pottery, perfect, half of foot decayed.

Provenance

From Meroe, W 308, 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