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Black polished bottle

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, Tumulus III, grave 309

Dimensions

Overall: 14.5 x 4.4 cm (5 11/16 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

20.3586

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Provenance

From Kerma, cemetery S, tumulus K III, grave 309. 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 20, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition