about 1700–1520 B.C.
Height x width: 10.2 x 8.8 cm (4 x 3 7/16 in.)
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Pottery cup with characteristic (Nubian) Pan-Grave decoration: vertical incisions and a double-rope border around the rim, horizontal lines on the body. Bottom slightly pointed. Mended. There is a small hole (diam 2 mm) pierced through the center of the base from the exterior, pre-firing.
Said to be from Abydos. 1903: purchased for the MFA from Mohamed Mohassib, Luxor, Egypt by Albert M. Lythgoe for 2 shillings.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1903)
Emily Esther Sears Fund