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Jar

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W469, FD SE

Accession Number

24.3289

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Tall jar, in red-brown ware. Two-handled, red wash; in fragments and incomplete.

Provenance

From Meroe, W469 (Foundation Deposit SE). 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.

(Accession Date: August 29, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition