Ascos form. Long projecting spout. Handle ends in acanthus leaf over spout. Foot integral. From Gamai, tomb 115, #16 B.
From Gammai, tomb 115, no. 16 B. Excavated by Oric Bates and gifted to the MFA by Mrs. Oric Bates.
Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates
Nubian, Meroitic Period, 270 B.C.–A.D. 320
Object Place for Label
Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 471; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 125 (additional published references).
Height x length: 26.4 x 37 cm (10 3/8 x 14 9/16 in.)
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