Ring stand

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W.480 debris in front of tomb

Dimensions

Overall: 11.3 x 22.3 cm (4 7/16 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.3324

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ring stand, large, red brown ware with white slip.

Provenance

From Meroe, W. 480 debris in front of tomb. 1923: 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