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One of two spherical bronze vessels numbered 19-3-1551. Looped handles and hinged lid. This vessel itself is now in many small pieces, the neck and handle are photographed.

Provenance

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, 1st century B.C.–3rd century A.D.

Findspot

Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

19.2803.1

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels