Jar

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W390

Dimensions

Overall: 17.5 x 14.5 cm (6 7/8 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-2-89

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Jar, black ware, polished rough incised decoration. Complete.

Provenance

From Meroe, W390. 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