Squat jar

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K 1097

Dimensions

Overall: 9.6 x 6.2 cm (3 3/4 x 2 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.3602

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

This squat, globular has an impressed net pattern visible on its side, and has a disk-shaped lid.

Provenance

From Kerma, K 1097. 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 the Sudan.

(Accession date: July 20, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition