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Cup

Faience; greenish blue glaze; much faded and flaked off; incised line around top edge, cracked.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Nuri, Pyramid XIV, tomb of Akhratan, NE corner deposit, NE 4.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Akhratan, 353–340 B.C.

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Accession Number

20.1002

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits