Bowl

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KIII

Dimensions

Overall: 6 x 5.1 cm (2 3/8 x 2 in.)

Accession Number

20.1230

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Rim fragment from thick walled bowl. Blue glaze inside and out. Outside painted; fish.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, KIII. December 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