270 B.C.–A.D. 320
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W316
Overall: 9 x 9.5 cm (3 9/16 x 3 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Small squat jar, low neck. Red brown ware, black centered and interior black. Red wash, colored horizontal bands around shoulder outside. In fragments, partially reconstructed.
From Meroe, W 316, 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition