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Ovoid jar

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, tumulus III, grave 314

Dimensions

Overall: 14.8 x 8.4 cm (5 13/16 x 3 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.3614

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Provenance

From Kerma, cemetery S, tumulus III, grave 314. 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: July 21, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition