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Saucers

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W585

Accession Number

24.3366

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Three rough saucers, hand made red brown ware. Black centered, straw-marked, parts black with insufficient burning. All broken.

Provenance

From Meroe, W585. 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.

(Accession Date: September 1, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition