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Cup

Nubian
Meroitic Period
270 B.C.–A.D. 320


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gamai, Tomb 106, R1

Dimensions

Overall: 7 x 8.8cm (2 3/4 x 3 7/16in.)

Accession Number

24.391

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Pinkish drab ware. Decorated with red filled crescents in black outline. Broken and mended. Incomplete.

Provenance

From Gamai, Tomb 106, R 1. By 1924: Mrs. Oric Bates Collection; 1924: Given by Mrs. Oric Bates to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates