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Saucer

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W282

Dimensions

Overall: 4.5 x 15 cm (1 3/4 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-223

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Saucer, coarse red brown ware, straw marked, uneven. White slip.

Provenance

From Meroe, W282. 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