1st–2nd century A.D.
Height: 6.3 cm (2 1/2 in.) Diameter (mouth): 7.2 cm (2 13/16 in.) Diameter (base): 2.8 cm (1 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Carinated cup decorated with a design of applied white circles. The cirlces are done in high relief. The body shape is conoid. The base is small and flat. The surface is worn.
From Nubia (Sudan). Gustav Moustaki Collection, early 20th century; by 1992: Julia Schottlander, London, UK; 1992: purchased from Julia Schottlander by Peter Lacovara; given to the MFA by Peter Lacovara.
Gift in memory of Dows and Marion Dunham