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Pottery fragments

A few fragments of a small vessel in fine brownware, red-polished exterior decorated with vertical lines in relief.

Provenance

1922: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.From Meroe, N. LVI, theives' entrance

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

Findspot

Begarawiyeh (Meroe), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 8 x 11.4 x 0.5 cm (3 1/8 x 4 1/2 x 3/16 in.) (if whole)

Accession Number

22-1-101

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels