Red polished ovoid jar
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, grave 48
Overall: 19 x 7.2 cm (7 1/2 x 2 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This ovoid jar has a rounded base, a short, slightly concave neck, and a flaring rim.
From Kerma, Cemetery B, grave 48. 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 19, 2006)
Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition