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Faience fragment

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K343x

Dimensions

Height x thickness x length: 4.5 x 1.7 x 7.0 cm (1 3/4 x 11/16 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

14.1413

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Irregular shaped faience fragment, blue on one side, decorated with black lines about 2 cm apart.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, K343x. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition