Beaker with red washed rim

Nubian
Napatan Period
about 750–270 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Possibly B 1200, Room 1203

Dimensions

Overall: 13.2 x 10 cm (5 3/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.4506

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

This slender beaker has a rounded base and convex sides. The straight, unworked rim has been dipped in a red wash. It is intact.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, possibly Building B 1200, Room 1203. 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 23, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition