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Foundation deposit, four cups

Faience; blue green glaze. Flat bottomed, straight sided. Decayed; fragmentary.

Provenance

From Nubia, Nuri. 1920: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over. Findspot Information: From the N. W. corner deposit of Pyramid XXVII at Nuri, the tomb of

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period,

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Accession Number

20.1098a-d

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits