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Small offering dish/lid

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W.466, FD SE

Dimensions

Overall: 3.7 x 12 cm (1 7/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.3140

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

One of twenty-two found together. Some are complete; others are broken.

Provenance

From Meroe, .466, FD SE. 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 16, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition