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Bowl with incised decoration

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Ware type: Black-polished ware decorated with a white-filled incised or impressed pattern Vessel type: Bowl Reisner's type: I Profile: Rim type: Base: Surface Condition: Vessel Condition: Decoration: Incised geometric pattern, dots and lines, filled with white Other: Gray ware

Provenance

From Kerma, K1052-21. 1913: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1913: 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: 12.8 cm (5 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.4105

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels