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Cup

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W820

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

23-3-587

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Red brown ware, white slip, wheel-made, broken, uneven.

Provenance

From Meroe, W820. 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition