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Fragment of vessel

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 1600 c4

Dimensions

Height x length: 1.7 x 3.2 cm (11/16 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

14.1160

Medium or Technique

Blue glazed quartz

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Blue glazed quartz fragment of a vessel’s rim, white quartz body.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, 1600 c4. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition