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Cup

Small cup, red-brown ware, thin, wet-smoothed, wheel-scored

Provenance

From Meroe W486 no.11. 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period, 270 B.C.–A.D. 320

Findspot

Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 5 x 6 cm (1 15/16 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-90

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels