Black polished beaker with white filled decoration
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, grave X-B
Overall: 5.8 x 8.5 cm (2 5/16 x 3 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Small flaring shape, coarse black ware with evidence of black polishing on the exterior surface, incised and white filled. In three fragments, incomplete.
From Kerma, Cemetery S, grave X-B. January 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 Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition