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Vessel lid with figural handle (frog)

Nubian
Meroitic Period
A.D. 30–175


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. W), Pyramid 139, Room B

Dimensions

H 4.8 D 8.8; TK 0.3

Accession Number

24.3391

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Lid of cup with a sculpted frog (handle) on top.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. W), Pyramid 139, Room B. 1922: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

(Accession Date: September 19, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition