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Fragments of painted vessels

At least eight different vessels, each with a different scheme of painted decoration, are represented by this mixed group of fragments.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Building (Temple) B 800-900, room 801 (collumned hall). 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 the Sudan. (Accession Date: September 20, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan to Meroitic Period, about 750 B.C.–A.D. 320

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

20.5085

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels