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Fragment of a vase

Nubian
Meroitic Period
487–465 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), 466

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 1 x 5.8 cm (3/8 x 2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-2-330c

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Bottom half of vase.

Provenance

From Beg. West 466. February 1923: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition