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Vase

Nubian
Kerma


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K1065-17

Dimensions

Overall: 17 cm (6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.4093

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: Black-topped red-polished ware
Vessel type: Vase
Reisner’s type:
Profile: Wide mouth
Rim type:
Base:
Surface Condition:
Vessel Condition:
Decoration:
Other: Thin gray paste; black interior; supplementary band

Provenance

From Kerma, K1065-17. 1913: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition