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Black-polished bowl with white-filled, incised decoration

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Black, incised white filled decoration. In fragments and incomplete.

Provenance

From Kerma, Cemetery S, grave 1623. February, 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1920: assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan. (Accession Date: March 1, 1920)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Classic Kerma, Early about 1700–1660 B.C.

Findspot

Egypt, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 9.8 x 14 cm (3 7/8 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

20.1703

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels