Conical coarseware beaker
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, probably Cemetery S
Overall: 17 x 10.4 cm (6 11/16 x 4 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This conical beaker is made of a very coarse Nile (silt) clay. It was shaped by hand and has very irregular surfaces. The rim is unworked.
From Kerma, probaby Cemetery S. Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
(Accession date: July 25, 2006)
Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition