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Feeding cup

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One of seven complete small feeding cups with spouts. White slip.

Provenance

From Meroe, W282 (intrusive burial over stairs). 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 18, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

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

Findspot

Meroe, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 4.8 x 8.1 cm (1 7/8 x 3 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.3190

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels