Cup

Nubian
Meroitic Period
90–50 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe Beg., Pyramid V

Dimensions

6.1 x 7.65 cm (2 3/8 x 3 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-161

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Cup, fragments of basket found inside, slightly cracked.

Provenance

From Meroe Beg., Pyramid 5, January,1923: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition