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Fragments of a coarseware cup/beaker with red washed rim

Nubian
Napatan Period to Meroitic Period
about 750 B.C.–A.D. 320


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Great Temple of Amun, B 502 (inner court), Ex. 1, debris

Dimensions

Overall: 8 x 12 cm (3 1/8 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

20.5196

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Two fragments of beakers, course red brown ware, hand made, staw marked, red wash on rim.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Building B 500 (Great Temple of Amun), Room 502 (inner court), Ex. 1, debris. 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 the Sudan.

(Accession Date: September 25, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition