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Round bottom pot

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Small round bottom pot with traces of dark red pigment and imprint of string net.

Provenance

From Kerma, burial 1088-9. 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

Overall: 7.6 x 6.4 cm (3 x 2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

14.1601

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels