Napatan Period, reign of Shebtika
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Tomb 72
Height x diameter: 10.1 x 9.4 cm (4 x 3 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster lotiform cup; hole in base for stem dowel, which is missing.
From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, tomb 72. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition