Polished jar

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, tumulus IV, grave 424

Dimensions

Overall: 10.5 x 5.2 cm (4 1/8 x 2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.3601

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Provenance

From Kerma, Cemetery S, tumulus IV, grave 424. 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 20, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition