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Provenance

From tomb W 461, Meroe. 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period,

Findspot

Meroe, Nubia

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

H x dia(rim) x dia (base): 8.4 x 9 x 5.5 cm (3 5/16 x 3 9/16 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-870

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels