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Black-polished beaker

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Provenance

From Kerma, Cemetery S, grave 5609 (K 5609/6). 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: June 1, 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: 17 x 8 cm (6 11/16 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.2750

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels