Model bread loaf

Nubian
Early Kerma
2400–2050 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KN 115, 4

Dimensions

Diameter: 13.0 cm (5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-1313

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Models

Large circular brown model bread loaf of coarse material.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, KN 115, 4. 1916: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition