Cup

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W 125 A debris

Dimensions

Overall: 10.5 x 9.5 cm (4 1/8 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.3196

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Cup, rounded base, fine red ware.

Provenance

From Meroe, W 125 A debris, 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 22, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition