Shallow bowl

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W291

Dimensions

Overall: 3 x 7.8 cm (1 3/16 x 3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.3181

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One of two tiny, shallow bowls. Red-brown ware, red wash.

Provenance

From Meroe, W291. 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: August 17, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition