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Bowl

Bowl of thin hard buff ware,yellow wash inside and out, close external corrugation. Pinkish drab ware; horizontally ribbed. Broken and mended; small fragments missing.

Provenance

From Gamai, Tomb 132, No. 6. By 1924: Mrs. Oric Bates Collection; 1924: Given by Mrs. Oric Bates to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates

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

Findspot

Gamai, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

24.388

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels