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Neck of jar with sealing

Wine jar with seal. Short necked jar with two handles and foot base. Fine drab paste.

Provenance

From Meroe, W126. 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: August 31, 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: 5.6 x 11.8 cm (2 3/16 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.3336

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels