Bowl with incised decoration
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K1052-21
Height: 12.8 cm (5 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: Black-polished ware decorated with a white-filled incised or impressed pattern
Vessel type: Bowl
Reisner’s type: I
Decoration: Incised geometric pattern, dots and lines, filled with white
Other: Gray ware
From Kerma, K1052-21. 1913: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1913: assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition