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Jar fragments

Fragments of a footed jar (?) hard sandy red ware white specked; about 1 mm outer edge of fracture blade (SP?), drab surface (slip?) Wh. made ribbed dimensions uncertain.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. South) Pyr. 218. 1921: 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, 743–542 B.C.

Findspot

Meroe (Beg. South), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

.6 cm (1/4 in.) (CHECK)?

Accession Number

20.2562

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels