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Rim fragment of bowls

Nubian
Meroitic Period
519–270 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), 439

Dimensions

1.95 x 13.5 cm (3/4 x 5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-622b

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Rim fragment of red bodied bowl, blue/green glaze with pattern in relief

Provenance

From Beg. West 439. 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