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Neck of jar with sealing

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W126

Dimensions

Overall: 5.6 x 11.8 cm (2 3/16 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.3336

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Wine jar with seal. Short necked jar with two handles and foot base. Fine drab paste.

Provenance

From Meroe, W126. 1922: 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 31, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition