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Small offering/model cup

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal

Accession Number

20.5074

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

This is a small cup made of a light reddish clay fabric. It has straight, expanding sides that curved inward slightly at the top to a straight rim. The base is small and indented.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal. 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 20, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition