Jar sealing

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, BW X

Dimensions

Height x width x length: 3.5 x 6.5 x 7.0 cm (1 3/8 x 2 9/16 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

15-2-31

Medium or Technique

Mud

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Inscriptions

Mud sealing with ten scarab seal impressions from a wooden door.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, BW X. 1915: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition