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Bag-shaped jar with flaring neck

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Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma. 1920: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over. Findspot Information: From Kerma 334 / 19, February 1914.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Kerma, 2400–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height x depth: 9.8 x 6 cm (3 7/8 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1147

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels