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Faience cup inscribed with name of Anlamani; cylindrical, flat base, Incised line around rim. Traces organic matter inside.


From Nuri, pyramid 6 (tomb of Anlamani). 1917: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan. (Accession date: May 1, 1920)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Anlamani, 632–593 B.C.

Object Place

Nuri, Nubia, Sudan


Legacy dimension: H. .085 D. of mouth .057 D. of bottom .040

Accession Number


Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Architectural elements, Foundation deposits