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Polished redware jar

Polished and burnished redware jar. Bag-shaped, with a long thin neck, rolled rim, and small flat ? base. Placed for display on jar stand 1991.1174

Provenance

Kubban. (ASN 110 / 318). 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition for the Archaeological Survey of Nubia; awarded to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia

Nubian, Late Kerma, 1550–1400 B.C.

Object Place

Nubia, Egypt

Accession Number

19.1589

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels