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Jar

tiny jar, blue faience, fragments and incomplete

Provenance

From Nubia Meroe (Beg.) W814 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, 712–653 B.C.

Findspot

Meroe (Beg.), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height x diameter:6.25 x 2.65 cm (2 7/16 x 1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-613

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels