Vessel fragments

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Tanyidamani
110–90 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. North, Pyramid XX, chamber A

Dimensions

Dia circa 4.5 x 0.2

Accession Number

22-1-92a

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Few fragments small vessel, orange colored paste. Decorated with red brown markings. Color penetrating through mass. Lines in the leaf outside surface. One base fragment is also rim fragment. (see also 22-1-92b, 22-1-92f, 22-1-92h)

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. North, Pyramid XX. 1921: 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