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Vessel fragments

Two fragments of a cup with design in relief. Yellow drab body, fine light blue glaze, worn. Fragments glued together.

Provenance

Nubia, Meroe(Beg.)W23, February, 1922. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period, 185–50 B.C.

Findspot

Meroe (Beg.), Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

6.5 x 0.8 x 7.1 cm (2 9/16 x 5/16 x 2 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-62

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels