Small pitcher

Nubian
Late Meroitic Period
100 B.C.–A.D. 300


Findspot: Nubia (Egypt), Shablul

Dimensions

Overall: 5.5 x 7 x 4.5 cm (2 3/16 x 2 3/4 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1991.1107

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Whole unpainted pot, chip at base.

Provenance

From Shablul. 1907: excavated by the E.B. Coxe Expedition of the University of Pennsylvania; assigned to the University of Pennsylvania in the division of finds by the Sudanese government; 1907-1991: University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology; 1991: received by the MFA through exchange with the University of Pennsylvania Museum.

(Accession date: March 25, 1992)

Credit Line

MFA-University of Pennsylvania Exchange