Black-topped red polished beaker
about 2050–1700 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery B, grave 40
Overall: 7.4 x 11.3 cm (2 15/16 x 4 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This beaker is of the classic Kerma beaker shape.
From Kerma, Cemetery B, grave 40 (B 40/X). 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: June 1, 2006)
Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition