Base of a cup/bowl
About 900–760 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Tomb 13
Overall: 6 x 8 cm (2 3/8 x 3 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is the base and part of the body of a cup or small, deep bowl fashioned of a somewhat coarse, light reddish-brown clay fabric. It has a flat base and straight, flaring sides. The upper body and rim are broken off and missing.
From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, tomb 13. Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of the Sudan.
(Accession Date: August 21, 2006)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition