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Cup

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Between B 704 and the cliff

Accession Number

20.5144

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

This is a small cup made of a light reddish clay fabric. It has straight, expanding sides that curved inward slightly at the top to a straight rim. The base is small and indented.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, between B 704 and the cliff. 1916: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of the Sudan.

(Accession Date: September 22, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition