270 B.C.–A.D. 320
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Meroitic Cemetery, K17/1
Overall: 9 x 10 cm (3 9/16 x 3 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Thin buff ware, decorated with alternate lotus motif and papyrus(?) buds.
From Kerma, Meroitic cemetery, grave K17/1. 1913: 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