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Fragments of large jar(s)

This is a large group of vessel fragments. At least one large jar of reddish clay fabric is represented, and most, if not all fragments likely belong to it. It has a thick, folded rim with incised decoration and some blackening along the top edge. The inner surface appears to carry black...

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Provenance

From Kerma, Cemetery S, grave 1077. 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 14, 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

20.4986

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels