Base of a round-bottomed jar
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K1900
Overall: 6.2 x 7.8 cm (2 7/16 x 3 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Painted bottom; blue glaze outside only; painted with lotus design centered on bottom.
From Nubia, Kerma, K1900. January, 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition