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Black-topped redware beaker

Nubian
Kerma


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K1052-4

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .116 H.

Accession Number

13.4071

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Thin gray paste, red polished black top exterior, with supplementary band; interior black polished; had been broken and mended with thongs (?) through bored holes.

Ware type: Black-topped red-polished ware
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Reisner’s type: III(1a)
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Provenance

From Kerma, K1052-4. 1913: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition