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Black-topped red polished bowl/beaker fragments

Nubian
Middle Kerma
about 2050–1700 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery B, graves 23 & 27

Accession Number

20.3570

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Several vessels are represented by this mixed group of black-topped red polished sherds, likely including both bowl and beaker forms.

Provenance

From Kerma, Cemetery B, graves 23 & 27 . 1915: 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: July 19, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition