Inscribed fragment of large squat shouldered jar
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Tell I, Trench 2, Room H
Length: 8.5 cm (3 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
It has an inscription of Nefer-ka-ra. A small portion of the rim remains. The base and most of the body is missing.
From Kerma. 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.
(Accession date: December 4, 1913)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition