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Fragments of a vessel with painted decoration

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, Tumulus III, grave 309

Accession Number

20.4993

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

The fragments of this painted vessel are in very poor condition.

Provenance

From Kerma, Cemetery S, Tumulus III, grave 309. 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 15, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition