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Mixed vessel fragments

Nubian
Middle Kerma
about 2050–1700 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery M, grave 17

Accession Number

20.5369

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Several types of vessels are represented by this mixed group of fragments, including black-topped red polished, incised black-topped red polished, red polished, and incised red polished vessels.

Provenance

From Kerma, Cemetery M, grave 17. 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 the Sudan.

(Accession Date: September 28, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition