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Offering dish

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W323

Dimensions

Overall: 15.5 cm (6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-2-33

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small offering dish, red brown ware, red polished, black centered. Stand in fragments.

Provenance

From Meroe, W323. 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition