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Fragment of a vessel with plaster core

Fragment of a white plaster core from inside a pointed bottom jar of hard red black ware, fragment of adhering jar was wheel made.

Provenance

From Gebel Barkal, 602 sub. 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 or later,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 17 x 13.8 cm (6 11/16 x 5 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.3526

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels