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Rectangular with spout. Bordering Meroitic inscription. In field crude relief scene: Nephthys and Anubis pouring libations on a table. (tomb of King Teqerideamani).


From Meroe, Pyr. Beg. N 28. 1923: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period, reign of Teqerideamani, A.D. 90–114

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan


Overall: 38.5 x 8 x 49 cm (15 3/16 x 3 1/8 x 19 5/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Religious and cult objects