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Complete rim fragment of a wide-mouthed jar

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, 1400 A

Accession Number

20.4899

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

This complete rim of a large redware jar is treated with a creamy buff-colored slip.

Provenance

From Kerma, Cemetery S, 1400A. 1914: 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: September 12, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition