Requires Photography

Mixed vessel fragments

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, grave IV-B

Accession Number

20.4711

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

This group contains fragments from several different types of vessels, including: redware with white slip; redware; roughware with textured exterior (two fragments of which, broken but mended, are a token/lid formed of a vessel sherd); black-topped redware with incised rim.

Provenance

From Kerma, Cemetery S, grave IV-B. 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 the Sudan.

(Accession date: August 30, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition