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Fragment of cup

Fragment of a blue green faience cup.

Provenance

From Nubia, Semna (west), debris of magazine ab VII. 1928 : 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

Egyptian, New Kingdom, 1550–1070 B.C.

Findspot

Semna (west), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 3.5 x 3 x 0.4 cm (1 3/8 x 1 3/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1252

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels