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Vessel - unknown nature

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Vessel of unknown nature. Found inside 23-1-153 to which part of it still adheres. Seive base of disc form; tapering cylindrical body smaller at top; made of piece of metal folded over and soldered. Disc cap at top with hole, through which projects long tube(now in pieces)to the top where a...

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Provenance

Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan. January, 1923

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period, 90–50 B.C.

Findspot

Meroe Begarawiyah

Dimensions

9.3 cm (3 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-154

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels