Black-polished squat globular jar

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Cemetery S, Tumulus IV, grave K 450

Dimensions

Height x width: 11 x 12 cm (4 5/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

20.2114

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Black polished squat globular jar.

Provenance

From Kerma, Tumulus IV, grave 450. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition and assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the Sudanese government.

(Accession Date: June 21, 1995)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition