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Fragments of a cup

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Malenaqen
555–542 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid V, southeast foundation deposit

Accession Number

17-4-375

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Several fragments of a small blue faience cup.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid V, southeast foundation deposit. 1917: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition