about 1700–1550 B.C.
Object Place: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Tumulus II B
Overall: 5.7 x 5.5 cm (2 1/4 x 2 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ceremonial; pear shaped, hole lengthwise, smaller at large end; broken and mended, chips missing; faded blue glaze.
From Kerma II B, January 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition