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Black-topped early Kerma bowl, highly polished

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma. 1916: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Early Kerma, 2400–2050 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma

Dimensions

Height: 7.3 cm; diameter of rim 12 cm

Accession Number

20.2130

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels