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Fragment of a bowl

Fragment of the rim of a bowl, cross hatching along the rim, red black ware, red wash on exterior, black polished interior.

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: 5.5 x 5.7 x 42.4 x 1.3 cm (2 3/16 x 2 1/4 x 16 11/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

24.3493

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels