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Cup

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


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, Pyr XIV, tomb of Akhratan, NE cnr deposit, NE 10

Dimensions

Height x diameter (of mouth): 7 x 6.2 cm (2 3/4 x 2 7/16 in.) Diameter of bottom: 6.5 cm (2 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1007

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Cup. Faience; light blue glaze; nearly gone. Incised line around top edge. Contains remains of some dried up liquid.

Provenance

From Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, Pyramid XIV, tomb of Akhratan, NE corner deposit, NE 10.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition