Small squat wide-mouthed marl jar
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, grave IV-B/13
Overall: 7 x 6.7 cm (2 3/4 x 2 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
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This small squat jar is fashioned of a buff-colored marl clay. It has a rounded base and a sharp curve at its widest point. The rim is slightly pulled around a wide mouth.
From Kerma, Cemetery S, grave IV-B. 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