Vessel fragment

Nubian
Meroitic Period
about 0–A.D. 20


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. N.), Tomb 5

Dimensions

Height x diameter x thickness: 1.3 x 6.3 x 0.35 cm (1/2 x 2 1/2 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.12449

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small incomplete saucer(?), much oxidized, as well as two bases and fragments of similar objects.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe (Beg. N.), Tomb 5. 1921: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition