Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Tomb W 609
Height x diameter: 7.5 x 5.5 cm (2 15/16 x 2 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Globular ovoid jar. It is made of faience with a green glaze. It has a long neck and rim that mimick the shape of a pomegranate. The surface is worn. It is complete.
From Meroe, tomb W 609. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition and assigned to the MFA by the Sudanese government.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition