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Black-topped redware beaker

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Abydos

Dimensions

Height x max. width: 10.4 x 14 cm (4 1/8 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

11.1473

Medium or Technique

Clay

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Kerma cup; very thin-walled, black-topped, red polished ware with white band; broken and mended.

Provenance

From Abydos. excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over 1911.
(Accession Date: August 3, 1911)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription