Cup

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W 145

Dimensions

Overall: 8.6 x 9.3 cm (3 3/8 x 3 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-316

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Cup with impressed decoration, fine dark(?) paste.

Provenance

From Meroe, W 145, 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