Black-topped red polished beaker
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K1044-1
Height: 11.7 cm (4 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Out on Loan
On display at Drents Museum, Assen, The Netherlands, December 15, 2018 – May 5, 2019
Black-topped redware beaker; slightly flaring at the rim, flat base. Supplementary black band around the body.
Ware type: Black-topped red-polished ware
Vessel type: Beaker
Reisner’s type: III(3a)
From Kerma K1044-1. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition