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Small jar stand

Nubian
Napatan Period (?)
about 750–270 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal

Accession Number

20.5073

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

This is a small jar stand made of a light brown to drab clay fabric. Itr has a concave profile with everted rims. Both rims are chipped.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal. Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of the Sudan.

(Accession Date: September 20, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition