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Fragments of a vessel

Two joining fragments of a vessel, fine grain sandstone ware with mud mixture, wheel made, red wash on exterior, RBSP.

Provenance

From Gebel Barkal, pyramid 7 debris in south. 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: 10.8 x 7.6 x 1 cm (4 1/4 x 3 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.3431

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels