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Jar

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W284

Accession Number

24.3380

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small polished redware jar with stamped circles on the exterior. Band of blue paint at the base. In fragments and incomplete.

Provenance

From Meroe, W284. 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: September 1, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition