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Vessel fragments

Nubian
Napatan period to Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe, W 259; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Length x width (of largest fragment): 4.6 x 3.8 cm (1 13/16 x 1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-369

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragments white bodied vessel (?) with decorations in relief on convex surface. 15 fragments of varying sizes.

Provenance

From Meroe, W 259. February, 1923: 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