Jar

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W 145

Dimensions

Overall: 29.5 x 24 cm (11 5/8 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.3271

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Cylindrical jar. Red polish, large body and small bag of fragments.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. W) 145. 1922 : excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

(Accession Date: August 28, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition