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Faience fragment

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K 319x

Dimensions

Height x width x depth:8.2 x 3.2 x 1.0 cm (3 1/4 x 1 1/4 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

14-2-314c

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

2 fragments (tile?) decorated with incised lines. One fragment is joined to 14-2-314d. May belong to boat model.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, K319x. 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