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Black-topped red polished beaker

Nubian
Middle Kerma
about 2050–1700 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery B, grave 21

Dimensions

Overall: 14.2 x 12.5 cm (5 9/16 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.2753

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Provenance

From Kerma, Cemetery B, grave 21 (B 21/2). 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)

Credit Line

Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition