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Fragment of a vase

Bottom half of vase.

Provenance

From Beg. West 466. February 1923: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period, 487–465 B.C.

Findspot

Meroe (Beg. West), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 1 x 5.8 cm (3/8 x 2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-2-330c

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels