about 2050–1700 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery B, grave 10
Overall: 18.4 x 5.9 cm (7 1/4 x 2 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This medium ovoid jar has a rounded base, a gradual neck, and an outwardly pulled unworked rim. The exterior has been treated with a red wash and burnished.
From Kerma, Cemetery B, grave 10. 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 10, 2006)
Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition