Small globular jar
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, grave 1036
Overall: 7.5 x 5.6 cm (2 15/16 x 2 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This small squat globular jar has a rounded base, a short neck, and an outwardly pulled rim. It retains traces of a red wash/slip that shows signs of polishing.
From Kerma, Cemetery S, grave 1036. 1913: 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.
(Accession date: July 24, 2006)
Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition