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Vase

Tall, pointed bottom; single handle, on top of which is the figure of an ape. Decorated with incised figures and hieroglyphs.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe, Tomb W 609, No. 34 [Excav. date] Mar. 1923

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meriotic Period,

Object Place

Meroe (Begrawiya West), Nubia, Sudan

Accession Number

24.962

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels