Red polished bottle

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, tumulus III, grave 325

Dimensions

Overall: 15.8 x 7.1 cm (6 1/4 x 2 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.3597

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Provenance

From Kerma, Cemetery S, tumulus III, grave 325. 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