270 B.C.–A.D. 320
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W 458, no. 28
Overall: 59 x 25.5 cm (23 1/4 x 10 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Large amphora, pink ware, pointed (spiked) base; broken at neck and shoulders, ribbed body, pink wash; stopper intact.
From Meroe, W 458, no. 28, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition