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Provenance

From Kerma, Meroitic cemetery, grave13 / 2.1913: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period, 270 B.C.–A.D. 320

Findspot

Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 15.5 cm (6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.4022

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels