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Polished black ware. Incised decoration on rim and shoulder. Restored by Young. 1932. Body and one additional fragment.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe: Beg. W 268 before doorblock. [Excav. date] January 21, 1932: 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,

Findspot

Meroe, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 21 x 16 cm (8 1/4 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

23.875

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels