Vessel

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, NXXX Chamber B

Dimensions

Overall: 49 x 39 cm (19 5/16 x 15 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.12342

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Common red ware, red wash outside and over rim inside

Provenance

From Meroe Tomb N XXX, Chamber B. 1921: 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