Black-topped red polished jar
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, grave K 1030
Legacy dimension: .160 H.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Wide mouth, thin gray paste, red polished black top exterior with supplementary band; interior black.
From Kerma, Cemetery S, grave 1030. 1913: 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: December 4, 1913)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition