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Fragment of a buffware jar with a red stripe

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Pyramid 5 (tomb of a prince). 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 the Sudan. (Accession Date: September 29, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period, reign of Tadyidamani, 110–90 B.C.

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

20.5406

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels