270 B.C.–A.D. 320
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), W486
Overall: 8 x 15 cm (3 1/8 x 5 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is one of four tall cups (plus fragments of fifth) that were found together. Red ware, coarse, straw-marked, uneven, broken, red-washed rim.
From Meroe W486. 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
(Accession Date: August 22, 2006)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition