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Small jar, fine brown ware, wet-smoothed; broken, now mended

Provenance

From Meroe W486 no.5. 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan. (Accession Date: September 8, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period, 270 B.C.–A.D. 320

Findspot

Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 13 x 7.5 cm (5 1/8 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.3370

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels