Spouted bowl

Nubian
Meroitic Period
40 B.C.–A.D. 40


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Tomb W 150, No. 5

Dimensions

Overall: 10.6 x 5 x 7 cm (4 3/16 x 1 15/16 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.983

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Blue glaze; spout opposite a ledge handle with two vertical holes.

Provenance

From Meroe, W 150, No. 5. February, 1922: 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