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Small offering dish/lid fragments

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


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

Dimensions

Overall: 2.5 x 12 cm (1 x 4 3/4 in.) Overall: 4 x 13.5 cm (1 9/16 x 5 5/16 in.) Overall: 3 x 11 cm (1 3/16 x 4 5/16 in.) Overall: 2 x 10 cm (13/16 x 3 15/16 in.) Overall: 4 x 13 cm (1 9/16 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.3126

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