Vessel; Bronze. Bowl; large flaring rim with foot and two handles. In center inside a medallion showing relief scene of Actaeon and Dogs.
From Meroe, Pyr. N. XVIII, March 23, 1921. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition and assigned to the MFA by the Sudanese government.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
Nubian, Meroitic Period, reign of Amanikhatashan, A.D. 62–85
Begrawiya, Nubia, Sudan
Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 472; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 125 (additional published references).
Overall: 13.5 x 35 cm (5 5/16 x 13 3/4 in.)
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