Bowl

Nubian
Early Kerma
2400–2050 B.C.


Findspot: Kerma, K 161/4

Dimensions

Height: 7.3 cm; diameter of rim 12 cm

Accession Number

20.2130

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Out on Loan

Out On Loan

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Black-topped early Kerma bowl, highly polished

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma. 1916: 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition