This golbular jar has a rounded base, a short, straight neck, and straight rim. The red surface was created by application of ochre prior to firing in an oxidizing atmosphere and polishing with smooth stones/pebbles. Much of the surface has worn away.
From Kerma, Cemetery S, grave 432. 1913: 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: July 17, 2006)
Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition