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Black-topped redware bowl with incised decoration

Nubian
Early Kerma
about 2400–2050


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery N, grave 85

Dimensions

Overall: 9.3 x 13.2 cm (3 11/16 x 5 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.2588

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Provenance

From Kerma, Cemetery N, grave 85, surface. 1915: 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