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Cup

Faience; pale blue-green glaze. Straight sided. Incised line around rim. Broken and mended; incomplete.

Provenance

From Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, Pyramid XXIV, tomb of Queen Nalsalsa, SW corner deposit.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Queen Nalsalsa, 593–568 B.C.

Object Place

Nuri, Nubia, Sudan

Accession Number

20.1225

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits