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Whole one-handled jug, red wash, grooved body

Provenance

From Kerma, Meroitic cemetery, grave K20. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan. (Accession Date: August 28, 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: 12.5 x 8.8 cm (4 15/16 x 3 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.4662

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels