Brazier

Nubian
Meroitic Period
270 B.C.–A.D. 320


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W 410, #1

Dimensions

Overall: 37.5 cm, 10 kg, 45 cm (14 3/4 in., 22 lb., 17 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-2-338

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Large brazier of Red-Brown ware, with a red polish; complete, but in five pieces.

Provenance

From Meroe, W 410, #1. 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition