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Cup

Ceramic Blackware, incised. Blackware cup with incised decoration like on leather garments

Provenance

From Dakka (ASN101/54/5). 1910. Excavated by Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition for the Archaeological Survey of Nubia; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia

2000–1500 B.C.

Findspot

Nubia, Egypt

Accession Number

19.1592

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels