Requires Photography

Foundation deposits

Nubian
Napatan Period
297–284 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, PYR XV

Dimensions

Length 2.8 cm (1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-493

Medium or Technique

Shell

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Small ring base of cup of green faience on light red body.

Provenance

Gebel Barkal PYR XV; 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