Feeding cup

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W306, no. 16

Dimensions

Overall: 5 x 6 x 9.5 cm (1 15/16 x 2 3/8 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.3182

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Feeding cup, red polish; complete.

Provenance

From Meroe, W306, no. 16, 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.

(Accession Date: August 18, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition