Small jar

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W306

Dimensions

Overall: 12.5 x 8.5 cm (4 15/16 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.3283

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small jar, long narrow neck, red brown ware, straw-marked, painted bands at neck and shoulder, chipped rim.

Provenance

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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition