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Black-topped red polished bowl with incised rim

Nubian
Early Kerma
about 2400–2050 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, grave 13, debris

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 14.5 x 23 cm (5 11/16 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.2115

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Provenance

From Kerma, Cemetery N, grave 13, debris. 1915: 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