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Painted bowl/cup

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, Tumulus III C

Accession Number

20.1690a-f

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Seven fragments of a vessel with white slip, painted outside with geometric designs in red, yellow, and black. (Nineteen fragments as of 9/26/06)

Provenance

From Kerma, Cemetery S, Tumulus III C, debris. 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition