Basin with handle fixtures
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. W 701
Overall: Estimated dimensions 12 x 40 cm (4 3/4 x 15 3/4 in.)
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Many fragments of a large basin with two handles. Each handle is held in place with a double fixture composed of two round elements connected by a flat narrow strip with incised deisgn. Each round element is held on with three rivets. See RCK V, p.56. fig. 41c.
From Meroe, Beg. W. 701, March 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition