270 B.C.–A.D. 320
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W306
Overall: 12.5 x 8.5 cm (4 15/16 x 3 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Small jar, long narrow neck, red brown ware, straw-marked, painted bands at neck and shoulder, chipped rim.
From Meroe, W306, 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition