Jar

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gamai

Dimensions

Overall: 14.5 x 9.8 cm (5 11/16 x 3 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.3273

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small jug of hard red ware, red paint.

Provenance

From Gamai, 120/Sub/1, west end of chamber. 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 28, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition