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Offering dish/lid fragments (and others)

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma

Accession Number

20.4722

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

This group of fragments contains portions (including one large) of a small offering dish/lid of somewhat coarse, light brownish-red clay. Other fragments of similar ware, but not seemingly from this dish, are also present.

Provenance

From Kerma. 1913: 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