270 B.C.–A.D. 320
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K 2/1
Overall: 25.6 x 22.5 cm (10 1/16 x 8 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Brown ware, painted white ground with red and black scale pattern. Bulging narrow neck jar with leaf border and dotted scale pattern. 7 fragments total.
From Kerma, Meroitic cemetery, grave K2 / 1, 1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition