Pitcher

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. W XA object no. 3

Dimensions

Overall: 13.1 x 12.3 cm (5 3/16 x 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-230

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Pitcher with lip, bottom broken off and missing.

Provenance

From Meroe Beg. W X A no. 3, 1923: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition