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Fragments of vessels with incised triangle design

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


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

Accession Number

20.4907

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

This group of fragments represents at least two vessels, both with bands of incised triangles. On is black-polished ware, while the other is a black-topped redware.

Provenance

From Kerma, Cemetery S, Tumulus III. 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