Fragment

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 1600 C5

Dimensions

Overall: 4.1 x 4 x 0.6 cm (1 5/8 x 1 9/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

20.1259

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Blue glazed inside and out; painted outside and in; painted decoration.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, 1600 C5. January, 1914. Excavated by Harvard University - Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; January 1914. Assigned to MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition