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Fragments of small dishes/bowls

Two original vessels are represented by these fragments: one carries a thick white slip; the other is a black-topped buff to light redware clay fabric.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Building (Temple) 700 C. 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, Meroitic Period, 270 B.C.–A.D. 320

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

20.5084

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits