Cup

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Tell Nebesheh

Dimensions

Overall: 2.6 x 5.8 cm (1 x 2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

87.565

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Cup, pale blue-green glaze, discolored.

Provenance

From Tell Nabasha (Am). 1886, excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; presented to the MFA at EEF fifth annual general meeting; sent over June 24, 1887. (Accession date: June 24, 1887)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription