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Fragmentary red polished ovoid jar

There are two large fragments of an ovoid jar that was complete at the time of excavation. The fragments join to make a complete vessel.

Provenance

From Kerma, Cemetery S, Tumulus III, grave 317. 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: January 1, 1914)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

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

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

21.3082

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels