Piece of buff, bodied faience

Nubian
Meroitic Period
A.D. 30–175


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe (Beg.), W 362; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

1.4 x 3.1 x 3.55 cm (9/16 x 1 1/4 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-2-28a

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects

one piece of buff - bodied faience, traces of blue glaze on two faces and over edge

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W. 362, February, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition