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Small hemispherical cup

This cup is in two fragments with some portions missing. There are traces of a white wash.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, pyramid 2 (tomb of an unidentified queen). Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of the Sudan. (Accession Date: August 21, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, 743–712 B.C.

Findspot

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 6 x 5.2 cm (2 3/8 x 2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.4391

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels