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Fragment of jar

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III, Hall A

Dimensions

Overall: 3.9 x 3 x 5.2 cm (1 9/16 x 1 3/16 x 2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

13-12-352b

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small fragments from round jar with a trefoil or square mouth.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, KIII Hall A, 1913: 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