Small spouted hemispherical bowl
about 2050–1700 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery M, grave 59
Overall: 4.7 x 6.9 cm (1 7/8 x 2 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This small hemispherical bowl is hand shaped from a somewhat coarse clay fabric. It has a short spout that narrows to a very small aperture. The spout and three fragments have broken off but are present, and the remaining portions represent a nearly complete vessel.
From Kerma, Cemetery M, grave 59. 1915: 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 26, 2006)
Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition