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Fragment of a bowl

Fragment of a spherical bowl, black pottery, straw marks.

Provenance

From Gebel Barkal, pyramid 11. 1916: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan. (Accession date June 12, 2008)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic, 322–270 B.C.

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 16.4 cm (6 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.3492

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels