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Rough redware bowl with blackened rim

This rough redware bowl has a small area of blackening along its rim and a thick deposit of whitish incrustations on its interior.

Provenance

From Kerma, Cemetery S, grave 1627 (K 1627/X). 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: June 5, 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

20.2820

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels