Offering table

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Sudan, Meroe, Beg. W 309

Dimensions

35 x 43 x 9 cm

Accession Number

23-2-64

Medium or Technique

Sandstone or limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects

Slab in hetep shape. Channel around perimeter. Interior decoration of offerings and libations represented as jagged lines leading toward the spout. One trough in the middle of the decoration.

Provenance

From Sudan. Meroe, Beg. W 309 "black debris in front of chapel."

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition