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Redware jar fragments

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, Possibly from grave 1000 A

Accession Number

20.3944

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

The fragments of this jar have remnants of (modern) adhesive once used to hold at least some of them together.

Provenance

From Kerma, Cemetery S, possibly from grave 1000A. 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: August 3, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition