Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Tomb W 643, No. 2
Height x diameter: 12.7 x 7.0 cm (5 x 2 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster. Pear shaped. Pierced knob handles, one of them chipped.
From Meroe, Tomb W 643, No. 2. Mar. 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition