Cup

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W 393

Dimensions

Overall: 2.5 x 3.5 cm (1 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.3201

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Cup, complete, orange wash inside and out.

Provenance

From Meroe, W 393, 1923: 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 22, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition