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Fragment of a vessel

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt, K1000 AX

Dimensions

Overall: 4.5 x 4 x 1 cm (1 3/4 x 1 9/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1270

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One triangular fragment decorated inside and out with lotus blossom and leaf pattern. One of four fragments of 14-3-1184.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, K1000Ax. March 1914: 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