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CollectionABDUA University of Aberdeen, Human Culture Collection
Object NameCup (imperfect)
Drinking Vessel
vessel
Object NumberABDUA:59257
Other NumberH249+15
Other Number Typeold number
Brief DescriptionCup (1 of 3) in black ware, polished with banded incised decoration. Fine decoration of intermittant cross hatched banding.
DimensionsHeight:75, Diameter (of rim) 92mm
Materialspottery
ConditionFair
CompletenessIncomplete
Place KeyAfrica, Uganda(?)
Inscription ContentOld Label Reads 'Cup, black ware, polished, Uganda. East Central Africa Expeditions of 1891-1893 or 1897-1898. Presented by Major General Sir James Ronald Leslie MacDonald, 1930.'
Publication NoteResembles 'C' group pottery in Nubia.
Aquisition SourceMilne, Major General C J Robertson
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