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Faience fragment

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K320x

Dimensions

Height x length: 1.4 x 2.2 cm (9/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.1323

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Object similar to 14-2-314h (part of a boat). Probably a hand from rower figure.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, K320x. 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