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Fragment of a cup

Nubian
Meroitic or later


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, 101

Dimensions

Overall: 4.6 x 6.8 cm (1 13/16 x 2 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.3451

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment of a small cup, fine brownish drab ware with whitish drab slip or wash, imitation “biscuit” ware.

Provenance

From Gebel Barkal, 101. 1916: 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.
(Accession date June 12, 2008)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition