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Cover, three fragments

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 1600 C(5)

Dimensions

Overall: Height x width x depth: 7 x 3.7 x 1.4 cm (2 3/4 x 1 7/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1296a-b

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Disc cover of vessel, with center of under side raised; blue glazed; top decorated with lotus flower. See also 14.1173.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma 1600 C(5). 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