270 B.C.–A.D. 320
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), W486 nos. 12-24
Overall: 9 x 12.1 cm (3 9/16 x 4 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is one of thirteen cups found together (9 of which are complete). Coarse rought red-brown ware. Straw marked. Unevenly made.
From Meroe W486 nos. 12-24. 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