Napatan Period, reign of King Amani-natake-lebte
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 10 (Amani-natake-lebte), NE found. dep.
Overall: 9.5 x 11 cm (3 3/4 x 4 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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This small bell-shaped beaker is fashioned of a light redware clay fabric. It has a pointed knob base with convex sides that end with a flaring straight rim. There are some thin white incrustations on the interior surface, possibly salt efflorescence.
From Nuri, Pyramid 10 (tomb of Amani-natake-lebte), NE foundation deposit. 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: August 25, 2006)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition