Jar with handle

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gamai, 115/4

Dimensions

Overall: 28 x 21 cm (11 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.3274

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Flagon of hard red ware, red paint, wet scored with circles around base of neck.

Provenance

From Gamai, 115/4. 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