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Faience cup

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Aspelta
593–568 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XLII

Accession Number

21.858b

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Green faience cup (base missing?).

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XLII (Asata). 1918: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition