Black-polished bowl with white-filled, incised decoration
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, Tumulus XVI, possibly K 1600
Overall: 10.5 x 14.1 cm (4 1/8 x 5 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Black, incised white filled decoration. In fragments but nearly complete.
From Kerma, Cemetery S, Tumulus K XVI, possibly grave 1600. 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: May 19, 2006)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition