Cup

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Amaninatakelebte
about 515 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia; Findspot: Nubia, Nuri, Tomb of Netaklabat Aman (Pyramid X)

Dimensions

Height: 8 cm (3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.279

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Plain; rounded bottom; broken, incomplete.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 10 (tomb of Amaninatakelebte). 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 Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition