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Feeding cup

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W399

Dimensions

Overall: 3.3 x 4.2 cm (1 5/16 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.3192

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small feeding cup, polished black ware.

Provenance

From Meroe, W399. 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 21, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition