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Small, shallow cup

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Very small, shallow cup with slightly rolled rim. Made of a yellow clay/glass paste. Extremely fragile. Some small fragments missing.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West, Room B) Pyr. 139, 1922: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan. (Accession Date: August 21, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period, about A.D. 30–175

Findspot

Meroe (Beg. West), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

H 2.4 D 5.45; TK 0.3

Accession Number

24.3193

Medium or Technique

Glass and Paste

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels