about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, grave 3502
Overall: 20.4 x 9.8 cm (8 1/16 x 3 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This bag shaped jar has slightly high-set shoulders (for a bag-shape), a very gradual neck, and an everted, rolled rim. Part of the rim has broken off and is missing.
From Kerma, Cemetery S, grave 3502. 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: July 10, 2006)
Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition