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Bottle jar, black pottery, straw remains inside.

Provenance

From Meroe, W121 debris on floor. 1922: excavated by the Harvard University-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, 270 B.C.–A.D. 320

Findspot

Meroe, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 18 x 14 cm (7 1/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-133B

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels