Small globular jar
about 2400–2050 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery N, grave 113
Overall: 12.8 x 6 cm (5 1/16 x 2 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This small globular jar has convex sides with barely a hint of shoulders. Its base is rounded, and there is no neck. The rim is pulled upward and rolled slightly.
From Kerma, Cemetery N, grave 113. 1916: 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 6, 2006)
Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition