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Cup

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W139

Dimensions

Overall: 6.5 x 15.2 cm (2 9/16 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-271

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small cup, polished black ware

Provenance

From Meroe, W139. 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition