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Fragments of a large jar

This globular jar has a rounded base, a short, slightly concave neck, and a rolled rim.

Provenance

From Kerma, Cemetery S, grave 5435. 1913: 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: July 19, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Classic Kerma, Middle to about 2050–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

20.3562

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels