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Squat jar

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This squat, globular has an impressed net pattern visible on its side, and has a disk-shaped lid.

Provenance

From Kerma, K 1097. 1914: 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 20, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Classic Kerma, about 1700–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 9.6 x 6.2 cm (3 3/4 x 2 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.3602

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels