Fragmentary red polished ovoid jar
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, Tumulus III, grave 317
Height x diameter: 15.3 x 9.2 cm (6 x 3 5/8 in.)
Not On View
There are two large fragments of an ovoid jar that was complete at the time of excavation. The fragments join to make a complete vessel.
From Kerma, Cemetery S, Tumulus III, grave 317. 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: January 1, 1914)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition