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Platter

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Pyramid 16

Dimensions

Overall: 10 x 0.9 cm (3 15/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.3485

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small round platter, red ware, straw marked.

Provenance

From Gebel Barkal, pyramid 16. 1916: 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.
(Accession date June 12, 2008)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition