Cup

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia; Findspot: Nubia, Meroe, W 832

Dimensions

Height: 10.1 cm (4 in.)

Accession Number

24.941a-f

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Incised geometric patterns and Papyrus flowers. Distorted; broken and incomplete.

Provenance

From Meroe, W 832. March, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1924: assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition