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Black-topped red-polished bowl

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Ware type: Black-topped red-polished ware Vessel type: Bowl Reisner's type: Profile: Rim type: Base: Surface Condition: Vessel Condition: Decoration: Other: Thin gray paste; interior black polished; supplementary band

Provenance

From Kerma, Cemetery S, grave 1065 (K 1065/20). 1913: 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: May 19, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

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

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 19.5 cm (7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.4100

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels