Bowl fragment

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KII A

Dimensions

Overall: 8 x 1.5 x 7.3 cm (3 1/8 x 9/16 x 2 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.1656

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment of bowl or bulging jar, dark blue with spiral scrolled pattern, in back between sets of parallel lines.

Provenance

From Kerma. KII A, 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1914 : assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition