about 2050–1700 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery M, grave 3
Overall: 12.8 x 5.5 cm (5 1/16 x 2 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This globular, nearly ovoid jar has a rounded base, a short neck with slight inward slant, and an outwardly pulled rim.
From Kerma, Cemetery M, grave 3. 1915: 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: July 7, 2006)
Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition