Bowl

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 2000x

Dimensions

Overall: 3.9 x 3.6 cm (1 9/16 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1241

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Rim fragment from bowl. Faintly ribbed outside. Pale blue glaze inside and out. Triangle painting inside, spots on ribs outside.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, 2000x. January, 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