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Fragmentary pedestal cup

Nubian
Napatan Period


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, grave 501

Accession Number

17-4-92a

Medium or Technique

Limestone ?

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One piece preserving the pedestal and lower section of the cup, still packed with earth to protect it. Also, two bags of fragments, varying in size. Very thin white powdery material (also seen in Eg.Inv.239).

Provenance

From Nuri 501; 1917: Excavated by the Harvard University-MFA Boston Expedition, March 1919.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition