Fragment

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 3901 Debris

Dimensions

Overall: 2.7 x 1.5 x 0.5 cm (1 1/16 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1621

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Vessel fragment, blue faience with black line decoration. Mouth and head of fish inside.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma. 3901 Debris, 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