Late Meroitic Period
Findspot: Nubia (Egypt), Karanog, Tomb G 754
Overall: 6.8 x 8.9 cm (2 11/16 x 3 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Cup, decorated with trees and lotus flowers, one chip missing from rim.
From Karanog, tomb G 754. 1908: excavated by the E.B. Coxe Expedition of the University of Pennsylvania; assigned to the University of Pennsylvania in the division of finds by the Sudanese government; 1908-1991: University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology; 1991: received by the MFA through exchange with the University of Pennsylvania Museum.
(Accession date: March 25, 1992)
MFA-University of Pennsylvania Exchange