about 2050–1700 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery B, grave 12
Overall: 36 x 10.3 cm (14 3/16 x 4 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is a large tall bag-shaped jar with a small flat base, a wide, slightly expanding neck with rilling lines, and a straight rim.
From Kerma, Cemetery B, grave 12. 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 Sudan.
(Accession date: July 26, 2006)
Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition