Fragment

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K38 X

Dimensions

Overall: 3.9 x 2.5 x 1 cm (1 9/16 x 1 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1272

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Blue faience with black line decoration with head of fish. (Register states that there are 3 pieces).

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, K38x Debris. March, 1914 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1914 : assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition