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Bowl with incised decoration

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Deep, round bottomed. Incised decoration including a hunting scene.

Provenance

From Meroe, South Cemetery, Tomb Beg. S 155. February, 1921: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1924: assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, 745–655 B.C.

Findspot

Meroe, Sudan

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 11.2 x 12.4 cm (4 7/16 x 4 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.900

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels