270 B.C.–A.D. 320
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, NLVIII
Overall: 17 cm (6 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Five fragments of cup, fine red brown ware. Wheel-made, buff surface, painted outside in a design with red, white, and green, also inside rim.
From Meroe NLVIII. 1922: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
(Accession Date: August 31, 2006)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition