Painted jar

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, Kerma, K 318

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: diameter approximately .160; height: .143

Accession Number

20.1694a-d

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

White slip, upper half painted in red, black, and yellow with two groups each of a man fighting with two lions. Incomplete, in four fragments.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Kerma, February 1914.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition