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Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. W. X no. 10

Dimensions

Overall: 13 x Dia rim 13.3 cm (5 1/8 x 5 1/4 in.) Overall: Dia. base 8 cm (3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-237

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Beaker, in fragments, straight slightly flaring sides. Found inside 23-2-242. Approximately 80 fragments

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W. X no. 10, 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