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Ovoid jar with handles

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Provenance

From Meroe, Tomb W 671, No. 10. Mar. 1923: 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, Napatan Period, 690 B.C.–?

Findspot

Meroe, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 5.0 x 3.9 cm (1 15/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.887

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels