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Four kiln setters or amulets

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma

Accession Number

20.1184a-d

Medium or Technique

Glazed quartz

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Four rough quartz fragments, irregularly covered with blue glaze. From glazing furnaces.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, city, KI. 1913: 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