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Lid

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K 313:4

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 8.5 x 13.4 cm (3 3/8 x 5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

20.2018

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Vessel lid of black-polished ware.

Provenance

From Kerma, K 313:4. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan; 1920: received by the MFA.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition