Cup

Nubian
Meroitic Period
270 B.C.–A.D. 320


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), W 415

Dimensions

Overall: 8.5 x 10.5 cm (3 3/8 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.3197

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Red washed, complete, coarse.

Provenance

From Meroe, W 415. 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)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition