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Feeding cup

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W493

Dimensions

Overall: 4.8 x 7.5 x 5 cm (1 7/8 x 2 15/16 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.3184

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Feeding cup, red brown ware, straw-marked.

Provenance

FromMeroe, W493. 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition