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This is one of four similar cups found together. Red-brown ware, red polish; differing sizes; incised line around exterior rim; one cup (broken) not located

Provenance

From Meroe W298. 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan. (Accession Date: August 22, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period, 270 B.C.–A.D. 320

Findspot

Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

24.3203

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels