about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, grave 1805
Overall: 25.8 x 10.6 cm (10 3/16 x 4 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This globular, almost bag-shaped jar has a rounded base (comes to a rounded point). Its gradual neck has been incised with two lines. The rim is rolled.
From Kerma, Cemetery S, grave 1805
. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of the Sudan.
(Accession date: July 11, 2006)
Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition