Black polished globular jar
about 2050–1700 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery B, grave 8
Height x (maximum) diameter: 16.2 x 15 cm (6 3/8 x 5 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Fine black polished ware. Spherical. Perfect.
From Kerma, Cemetery B, grave 8. March 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: March 1, 1920)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition