Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)–Taharqa
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Ku 4 (Queen Khensa)
Height x diameter: 3.5 x 7.3 cm (1 3/8 x 2 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Agate cup with brown and white veins.
From el-Kurru, Ku 4 (tomb of Queen Khensa). 1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition