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Inscribed beaker

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Queen Amanitakaye
540 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, Pyr XXVI, tomb ofQueen Amanitakaye, SW cnr, SW29

Dimensions

Height: 4.2 x 4.2 cm (1 5/8 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1013

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Faience; greenish-blue glaze. Crackled, chips missing.

Provenance

From Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, Pyramid XXVI at Nuri, the tomb Queen Amanitakaye, SW corner, SW 29.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition