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Wide bowl with rounded bottom of same fine drab ware, red wash, and burnish.

Provenance

From Kerma, Meroitic cemetery, grave 1/3. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan. (Accession Date: August 22, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period, 270 B.C.–A.D. 320

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 5.8 x 15.5 cm (2 1/4 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.4478

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels