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Black-topped redware beaker

Ware type: Black-topped red-polished ware Vessel type: Cup Reisner's type: II(1a) Profile: Rim type: Base: Surface Condition: Vessel Condition: Decoration: Other: Thin gray paste; interior black polished; supplementary band

Provenance

From Kerma, K1066-16. Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Kerma,

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

13.4087

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels