Drop-shaped marl jar
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, grave 1400 A
Overall: 24.3 x 6.2 cm (9 9/16 x 2 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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This drop-shaped globular jar is fashioned of a buff-colored marl clay. It has a rounded base, a short, constricted concave neck, and a rolled rim.
From Kerma, Cemetery S, grave 1400A. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of the Sudan.
(Accession date: July 18, 2006)
Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition