Black-topped red polished beaker with repair holes
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, grave 2000
Overall: 12 x 15 cm (4 3/4 x 5 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This nearly flat-based black-topped red polished beaker has five holes near its rim to mend an ancient break.
From Kerma, Cemetery S, grave 2000 (K 2000). 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