Small squat bag-shaped redware jar
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, grave 432
Overall: 7.3 x 5.8 cm (2 7/8 x 2 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This small redware jar is of squat bag-shaped proportions with a rounded base, very short neck, and a rolled rim. It appears to haved been treated with a red wash, some of which has worn away.
From Kerma, Cemetery S, grave 432. 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