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Spout

Nubian
Napatan period to Meroitic Period
40 B.C.–A.D. 114


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 341

Dimensions

Arrow: 6.9 x 1.3 cm; Spear: 6.4 x 1.2 cm.

Accession Number

23-2-51a

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One faience spout fragment, glazed both surfaces.

Provenance

From Meroe, W 341. February, 1923: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition;assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition