Tall shoulder jar

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Grave 1624-3

Dimensions

Height x depth: 6 x 5.6 cm (2 3/8 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1140

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma. 1920: 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.

Findspot Information: From Kerma, Grave 1624-3, Feb. 1914.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition