Offering table

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Sudan, Meroe, Beg. W 142

Accession Number

22-2-305

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects

Meroitic inscription around rim. Interior decorated with offering vases. Projecting spout on slab.

Provenance

From Sudan. Meroe, Beg. W 142:Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition