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Bag-shaped vessel

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Bag-shaped jar with round base and flaring, corrugated neck.

Provenance

From Kerma, tomb B 92, no. 1. February, 1915: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan, 1921.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Late Middle Kingdom to Second Intermediate Perio, 1991–1570 B.C.

Findspot

Nubia

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 13.2 x 8.2 cm (5 3/16 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.11913

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels