about 2050–1700 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery B, grave 11
Overall: 32 x 10 cm (12 5/8 x 3 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This slender jar has an ovoid body with rounded base. The convex sides narrow gradually to a wide neck and mouth with a straight rim. Rilling lines are visible on the neck.
From Kerma, Cemetery B, grave 11. 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 10, 2006)
Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition