Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 15
Height x diameter: 5.4 x 6.3 cm (2 1/8 x 2 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Faience cup with a white, porous body and blue glaze; filled with dirt, pebbles, and organic decay(?).
From Nuri 15. 1920: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition