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Cup

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W139

Accession Number

24.3342

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Cup, like 22-2-364 but with different pattern. Incomplete; incised decoration, red line around rim and body.

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.

(Accession Date: August 31, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition