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Bottle fragment

This fragment is the top portion of a bottle of light redware, consisting of a highly constricted folded rim and 2 small loop handles (one mostly broken off and missing).

Provenance

From Meroe, W610. 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

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

Findspot

Meroe, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

24.3308

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels