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Vessel fragments

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W574

Accession Number

24.3361

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Few fragments of a large vessel of thin, hard, black ware, black polish. Tag attached to vessel read: “Probably 23-3-350, no number except 574 on pot, but checks with publication.”

Provenance

From Meroe, W574. 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: September 1, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition