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Cup

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Akhratan
353–340 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, Pyr XVI, tomb of Akhratan, NE cnr deposit, NE6

Dimensions

Height x diameter (of mouth): 6.5 x 6.4 cm (2 9/16 x 2 1/2 in.) Diameter of bottom: 6 cm (2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1004

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Faience; dark blue glaze; rounded bottom, irregular.

Provenance

From Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, Pyramid XVI, tomb of Akhratan, NE corner deposit, NE 6.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition