Large marl jar

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, late dynasty 12–dynasty 13


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, grave 5609

Dimensions

Overall: 40 x 10.5 cm (15 3/4 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.3793

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Jar and 1 rim fragment.

Provenance

From Kerma, Cemetery S, grave 5609. 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 Sudan.

(Accession date: July 27, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition