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Complete rim & partial shoulder fragment of a large long-necked jar

Two joining fragments of the neck and shoulder of a large spherical long-necked jar, red black ware.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, pyramid 1. Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of the Sudan. (Accession Date: September 22, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 24.4 x 24.4 cm (9 5/8 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.5126

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels