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Fragments of a bowl

Two fragments of a bowl, white glaze on exterior and interior, geometric design painted on bottom of interior of bowl in brown/red paint.

Provenance

From Gebel Barkal, 700-D. 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: 15 x 0.6 cm (5 7/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.3560

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels