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Faience ring base of cup

Small ring base of cup of green faience on light red body.

Provenance

Gebel Barkal PYR XV; Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, 297–284 B.C.

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

3.5 x 0.2 cm (1 3/8 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-491

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels