Base fragment of vessel

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KIIA

Dimensions

Overall: 9 x 9.2 x 1.2 cm (3 9/16 x 3 5/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

20.1275

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Blue glazed inside and out; painted outside with lotus pattern, inside with fish.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, KIIA. March, 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