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Inscribed beaker

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


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, Pyr XXVI, tomb of Queen Amanitakaye, SW corner

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 4 x 4.2 cm (1 9/16 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1015

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, tomb of Queen Amanitakaye, SW corner.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition