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Fragment of a jar

Fragment of the rim and shoulder of a jar, black interior, light red slip on exterior, hand made, straw marks.

Provenance

From Gebel Barkal, 1000. 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, Napatan or later,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 13 x 0.6 cm (5 1/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.3576

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels