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Black-topped red polished beaker

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Black-topped redware beaker; slightly flaring at the rim, flat base. Supplementary black band around the body. Ware type: Black-topped red-polished ware Vessel type: Beaker Reisner's type: III(3a) Profile: Rim type: Base: Surface Condition: Vessel Condition: Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Kerma K1044-1. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Classic Kerma, about 1700–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height: 11.7 cm (4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.4080

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels