Small convex-sided cup/bowl
about 750–270 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Grave 702
Overall: 10.4 x 10.4 cm (4 1/8 x 4 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This small bowl has a rounded base and convex sides. It is fashioned of a light redware fabric. Much of the exterior is heavily blackened. The base also has a textured mud coating. One large and one small fragment have broken off but are still present.
From el-Kurru, Ku. 702. 1919: 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 23, 2006)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition