Ovoid marl jar
about 2050–1700 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery B, grave 36
Overall: 16.5 x 8.8 cm (6 1/2 x 3 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This ovoid marl jar has a rounded base and barely a neck. The rim is pulled outwards with a slight fold at the top. Marl C
From Kerma, Cemetery B, grave 36. 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 10, 2006)
Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition