Globular marl jar
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, Tumulus IV, grave 426
Overall: 24 x 9.7 cm (9 7/16 x 3 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This globular jar is fashioned of a buff-colored marl clay.
From Kerma, Cemetery S, Tumulus IV, grave 426. 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