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Jar

Jar with jar and bulging base, red polish

Provenance

From Meroe, W139, no. 15, 1922: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan. (Accession Date: September 1, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period, 270 B.C.–A.D. 320

Findspot

Meroe, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 10.5 x 11 cm (4 1/8 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.3358

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels