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Block fragment

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KIV

Dimensions

Overall: 11 x 10 x 9 cm (4 5/16 x 3 15/16 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5711

Medium or Technique

Glazed quartzite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements

Reg. triangular block of quartzite, green glaze on four sides.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma KIV, 1913 : 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