Rilled beaker

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K 319-37

Dimensions

Overall: 24 x 14 cm (9 7/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

20.2006

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Black polished ware. Rilled beaker, Type XIII-1. Broken and mended.

Provenance

From Kerma, K 319-37. 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 Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition