Offering table

Nubian
Meroitic Period
2nd century A.D.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: 46.5 x W. 38.5 cm x D. 18 cm

Accession Number

23.1480

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects

Offering table inscribed in Meroitic. Sandstone.

Provenance

Meroe, Tomb Beg. W. 384. 1923: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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