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Fragments of a jar

Two fragments of the rim of a jar, black interior, rough red on exterior, 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: 18 cm (7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.3447

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels