This small, roughly made cup/jar is fashioned of a very coarse reddish clay fabric that has fired to black in some areas. It has a very irregular shape with vaguely globular body that pinches in at the top to an irregularly shaped mouth with straight rim. Shaping is by hand. It is intact.
From el-Kurru, pyramid IV (Queen Khensa). 1919: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan. (Accession Date: January 7, 2005)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition