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Contents of jar

Ashes.

Provenance

From Nubia KB74, no. 1. 1915 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 19 : assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Kerma, 2400–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

15-2-135b

Medium or Technique

Organic Matter

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains