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Fragment of a vessel

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KIIA

Dimensions

Overall: Height x width x depth: 6 x 4.5 x 1 cm (2 3/8 x 1 3/4 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1273

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Inside black; outside plain blue glazed; see 20.1282a-b (same field number)

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, KIIA. 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