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Cup

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


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

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 6.8 x 6.8 cm (2 11/16 x 2 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1006

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Faience; light blue glaze; much faded; incised line around top edge.

Provenance

From Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, Pyramid XVI, tomb of Akhratan, NE corner deposit, NE 12.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition