Spouted silver cup
Napatan Period, reign of Tanwetamani
Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, el-Kurru, Pyramid IV, Tomb of Queen Khenensaiuw
Legacy dimension: D. 0.100 H. 0.049
Medium or Technique
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Ceremonial spouted silver vessel with two parallel spouts emerging from the upper body. Convex sides, round base, plain rim, and a thin silver sheet covering half of the aperture on the top of the vessel.
From el-Kurru, pyramid 4 (tomb of Queen Khensa). 1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition