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Mixed group of vessel fragments

This large group of vessel fragments represents many vessels of various types, including: black-topped redware jars, incised black-toped red polished jars, incised black polished jars, redware jar with textured body, a red polished fragment shaped into a lid/token, tlack-topped red polished...

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From Kerma, K I (Lower Deffufa), Room Z; Tumulus 10, grave 1061; and possibly others. 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: September 12, 2006)

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Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Kerma, about 2400–1550 B.C.


Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

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The Ancient World