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Fragment of a cup

Nubian
Napatan Period
712–690 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. South), Grave 160

Dimensions

7.0 x 12.7 cm (2 3/4 x 5 in.)

Accession Number

21.12220

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment of a cup, hand made, roughly incised design on exterior, greenish surface.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. South) Grave 160. 1921: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition