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Rim fragment of a red burnished jar or stand

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Great Temple of Amun, room 514. 1916: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of the Sudan. (Accession Date: September 29, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

20.5426

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels