Feeding cup

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W306, no. 4 and no. 16

Dimensions

Overall: 4.8 x 5.5 x 9.5 cm (1 7/8 x 2 3/16 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.3183

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Feeding cup, red polish, complete.

Provenance

From Meroe, W306, no. 4. 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