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Fragments of a jar with painted decoration

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K I (Lower Deffufa), Room Z

Accession Number

20.4837

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

The painted design on these jar fragments is in black and yellow.

Provenance

From Kerma, K I (Lower Deffufa), Room Z. 1913: 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 7, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition