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Complete rim fragment of a wide-mouthed jar

This complete rim of a large redware jar is treated with a creamy buff-colored slip.

Provenance

From Kerma, Cemetery S, 1400A. 1914: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of the Sudan. (Accession Date: September 12, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Classic Kerma, about 1700–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

20.4899

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels