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Flagon of hard red ware, red paint, wet scored with circles around base of neck.

Provenance

From Gamai, 115/4. 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: August 28, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

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

Findspot

Gamai, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 28 x 21 cm (11 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.3274

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels