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Pot

Nubian
Late Meroitic Period
100 B.C.–A.D. 300


Findspot: Nubia (Egypt), Karanog, Tomb G 528

Dimensions

Overall: 24.5 x 18 cm (9 5/8 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

1991.1139

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Red slip, ceramic painted. Decorated with band of dots at neck, vine leaves at shoulder.

Provenance

From Karanog, tomb G 528. 1908: excavated by the E.B. Coxe Expedition of the University of Pennsylvania; assigned to the University of Pennsylvania in the division of finds by the Sudanese government; 1908-1991: University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology; 1991: received by the MFA through exchange with the University of Pennsylvania Museum.

(Accession date: March 25, 1992)

Credit Line

MFA-University of Pennsylvania Exchange