Large red polished jar

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, Tumulus III, grave 335

Dimensions

Overall: 32.5 x 16.6 cm (12 13/16 x 6 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.3796

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Provenance

From Kerma, Cemetery S, Tumulus III, grave 335. 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 27, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition