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Two complete and two incomplete pointed bottle models. Bluish-white body, blue-green glaze, roughly hand-modeled.

Provenance

From Sudan, Nubia, Gebel Barkal, B902 debris. 1920: 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,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 13.1 x 7.8 cm (5 3/16 x 3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.2156.2

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels