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Black-topped red polished beaker

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Black topped, red polished beaker with molded rim (type II14a).

Provenance

From Kerma, burial 1088-2. 1914:Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

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

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

12 x 12.6 cm (4 3/4 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1598

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels