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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: Kerma III 308. Harvard-MFA Expedition, December 21, 1913. Kerma III 308. Harvard-MFA Expedition, December 21, 1913.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

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

Object Place

Kerma, Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Overall: 16.5 x 6.5 cm (6 1/2 x 2 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5770

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels