Small globular marl jar
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, Tumulus III, grave 317
Overall: 12.6 x 7.3 cm (4 15/16 x 2 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
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This small globular jar is made of a buff-colored marl clay. It approaches squat proportions. It has a rounded base, a short straight neck, and a rolled rim.
From Kerma, Cemetery S, Tumulus III, grave 317. 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.
(Accession date: July 24, 2006)
Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition