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Pot

Nubian
Meroitic Period
270 B.C.–A.D. 320


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gamai

Dimensions

Overall: 16 cm, 0.7 kg, 15 cm (6 5/16 in., 1.5 lb., 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

16-1-162

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Spherical pot, wide-mouthed, black ware incised

Provenance

From Gamai, 1916, excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition