Pottery sherd with incised figures
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, tomb K III, South Cemetery
Height x width x depth: 15.5 x 20.5 x 0.8 cm (6 1/8 x 8 1/16 x 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Large pottery sherd (body fragment) of brown to black fired clay (silt) with incised figural decoration showing two facing horned bulls (bovines). Point of carination remains.
From Kerma, South Cemetery, tomb K III. 1913: 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: March 22, 1995)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition