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Bag-shaped flask

Beautifully veined.

Provenance

From Kerma, South Cemetery, tomb K 1053. 1913: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan. (Accession Date: December 4, 1913)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12, 1991–1785 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

13.4265a

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels