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Inscribed beaker

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Aramatelka
568–555 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, Pyr IX, tomb of Aramatelka, SW cnr deposit, SW34

Dimensions

Height x diameter (of mouth): 4.3 x 4.2 cm (1 11/16 x 1 5/8 in.) Diameter of bottom: 3.1 cm (1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

20.999

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Faience; light blue glaze; edge chipped. Glazed decayed. Incised line around rim.

Provenance

Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, Pyramid IX, tomb of Aramatelka, SW corner deposit, SW 34.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition