Base of a flaring cup/bowl
Napatan Period, reign of Sabrakamani
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Pyramid 8 (unknown queen)
Overall: 6.5 x 11.5 cm (2 9/16 x 4 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is the base and partial body of a cup/bowl with flaring sides. It is fashioned of a somewhat coarse, buff-colored clay fabric. Its bases is rounded. No portions of the rim remain. There are no indications of surface treatments.
From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Pyramid 8 (tomb of an unknown queen). 1916: 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 22, 2006)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition