Brazier or stool

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W 382

Dimensions

Overall: 28.5 cm, 7.5 kg, 39.5 cm (11 1/4 in., 16.5 lb., 15 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-1

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Red ware, brown-centered, red pottery, complete

Provenance

From Meroe, W 382, 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