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Vessel fragments

Jar, black ware, polished and incised decoration. Decoration impressed in clay with a stamp before firing.

Provenance

From Meroe, W265A. 1923: 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)

Accession Number

24.3333

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels