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Bowl

Pointed bottom, red brown ware, white slip, wheel made, broken rim in fragments.

Provenance

From Meroe, W 695, 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

24.3313

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels