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Vessel fragments

Many pieces of a small thin walled vessel, one preserving the whole neck and flared rim.

Provenance

Found at Meroe Beg S10. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period,

Findspot

Meroe, Nubia

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 1.7 x 4.6 cm (11/16 x 1 13/16 in.) Height x diameter: 5.9 x 3 cm (2 5/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.2553

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels