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Bowl

Thin buff ware, decorated with alternate lotus motif and papyrus(?) buds.

Provenance

From Kerma, Meroitic cemetery, grave K17/1. 1913: 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

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

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

13.4036

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels