Two-handled cup (kantharos)
late 1st century B.C.–early 1st century A.D.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyramid 106
7.4 x 5.4 cm (2 15/16 x 2 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Greek Classical Gallery (Gallery 215B)
Fragments of two-handled silver chalice on foot, punched dot inscription in Greek on underside of base.
1922, excavated at Meroe, Beg. West 106, by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1924, assigned in the division of finds by the government of Sudan to the MFA.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition