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Faience vessel fragment

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Object Place: The Sudan, Kerma

Accession Number

20.1233a

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Two fragments (a-b), black (smoked?) interior, glazed outside; dark blue ground with design in light blue glaze. Geometric.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma. 1920: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Findspot Information: From Kerma, January 1914.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition