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Pot

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W 454

Dimensions

Overall: 5.4 kg (12 lb.)

Accession Number

24.3307

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One of four red brown ware pots, washed; 43 fragments

Provenance

From Meroe, W454, 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.

(Accession Date: August 31, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition