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Cup

Cup. Faience; greenish-blue glaze; bottom slightly rounded. Broken and cracked, small pieces missing; mended.

Provenance

From Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, Pyramid XXVII, tomb of Queen Madiken, NE corner.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

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

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia, Sudan

Accession Number

20.1017

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits