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Black polished beaker

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, grave 5535

Dimensions

Overall: 13.8 x 6.9 cm (5 7/16 x 2 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.2749

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Provenance

From Kerma, Cemetery S, grave 5535. 1915: 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: June 1, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition