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Terracotta fragment

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f) Small fragment fine paste, brick red glazed, pattern in relief. Similar to 22-1-115.

Provenance

From Beg. North, Pyramid XXII. 1921: 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, reign of Natakamani, 0–A.D. 20

Findspot

Meroe, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

1.0 x 2.5 cm (3/8 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

22-1-129

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels