Requires Photography

Cup

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Queen Nalsalsa
593–568 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, Pyramid XXIV, tomb of Queen Nalsalsa, SW corner

Dimensions

Overall: 3.9 x 4.1 cm (1 9/16 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1225

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Faience; pale blue-green glaze. Straight sided. Incised line around rim. Broken and mended; incomplete.

Provenance

From Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, Pyramid XXIV, tomb of Queen Nalsalsa, SW corner deposit.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition