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Black-topped redware bowl

Nubian
Early Kerma
about 2400–2050


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, grave 5401

Dimensions

Overall: 9 x 20.5 cm (3 9/16 x 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.2579

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Provenance

From Kerma, Cemetery S, grave 5401 (K 5401/10). 1916: 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: May 19, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition