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Spherical shape, wide mouth, no rim; thin gray paste, red polished black top exterior, no band; interior dull black; rim pierced for cover fastening (?).

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma. 1913: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over. Findspot Information: From Kerma. Su / 887

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Kerma,

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .105 D.

Accession Number

13.4094

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels