Cover of drinking cup
about 350 B.C.
Object Place: Sudan, Nubia
Legacy dimension: diameter .058; height: approximately .02
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Cover of drinking cup. Gold; small ape’s head on top as handle. Ape’s head, electrum ?
From Nubia, Nuri. 1920: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over.
Findspot Information: Found in the Tomb of Harsiotef, (Pyramid XIII at Nuri), March 1917.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition