about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, grave 1625
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is a small lid shaped much like a shallow offering/model dish. It is made of a reddish clay fabric. There is a hold in the center, possibly for suspension or attachment. It is chipped.
From Kerma, Cemetery S, grave 1625. 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 18, 2006)
Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition