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Vessel fragments

Nubian
Napatan Period
712–690 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. W.), Tomb 486

Dimensions

6.9 x 5.45 cm (2 11/16 x 2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-95

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small vessel, white body with blue glaze, broken, partially glued.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe (Beg. W.), Tomb 486. 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