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Black-topped redware beaker

Nubian
Kerma


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K1066-16

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .110 H.

Accession Number

13.4087

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: Black-topped red-polished ware
Vessel type: Cup
Reisner’s type: II(1a)
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Decoration:
Other: Thin gray paste; interior black polished; supplementary band

Provenance

From Kerma, K1066-16. 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