270 B.C.–A.D. 320
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W486
Overall: 16.5 x 14 cm (6 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Jar with two small handles on each side (four total). Ribbed, hard dark gray ware, fractured. Red brown gray (?) in center, broken.
From Meroe, W486. 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 25, 2006)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition