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Fragment of vessel

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III 5 (1)

Dimensions

Overall: 2 x 4.2 x 4.3 cm (13/16 x 1 5/8 x 1 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

14-2-618b

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Bright blue with two horizontal lines and waves in black.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, K III 5 (1) 1914 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 19 : assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition