Globular jar

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma

Dimensions

Height x depth (a): 6.2 x 8.3 cm (2 7/16 x 3 1/4 in.) Height x depth (b): 3.2 x 4 cm (1 1/4 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1155a-b

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma. 1920: 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.

Findspot Information: From Kerma, February 1914.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition