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Bowl

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2061–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 6.9 x 10.2 cm (2 11/16 x 4 in.)

Accession Number

20.1137

Medium or Technique

Granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Light gray granite. Flat bottom, straight sloping sides. In three fragments; incomplete.

Provenance

From Kerma. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan; 1920: received by the MFA.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition