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Beaker

Upper part of cylindrical beaker, decorated on outside with incised figures of hawks with outspread wings. Somewhat corroded.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe: W 102 [Excav. date] January, 1922

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period,

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Accession Number

24.1047

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels