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Foundation deposit, four cups

Nubian
Napatan Period


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. .035 to .041 D. .040 to .046

Accession Number

20.1098a-d

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Faience; blue green glaze. Flat bottomed, straight sided. Decayed; fragmentary.

Provenance

From Nubia, Nuri. 1920: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Findspot Information: From the N. W. corner deposit of Pyramid XXVII at Nuri, the tomb of

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition