Bowl with impressed ankh signs
40 B.C.–A.D. 40
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Tomb W 139
Height x diameter: 8.3 x 13 cm (3 1/4 x 5 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Out on Loan
On display at Drents Museum, Assen, The Netherlands, December 15, 2018 – May 5, 2019
Convex bowl with impressed ankh signs. The base is rounded, and the rim is plain. There is a band of red around the rim of the bowl. There is an incised line below the band of red. The surface is worn. It is complete.
From Meroe, tomb W 139. Excavated by the Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition and assigned to the MFA by the Sudanese government.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition